10 Ways to Make Your Kids Smarter

ID-100171428If you want to know how to make your children smarter, there is an excellent overview article on Time: How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science. In a nutshell, these are the factors to consider…

  1. Music Lessons (more here)
  2. The Dumb Jock Is A Myth
  3. Don’t Read To Your Kids, Read With Them
  4. Sleep Deprivation Makes Kids Stupid
  5. IQ Isn’t Worth Much Without Self-Discipline (grit, mental toughness, and sisu)
  6. Learning Is An Active Process
  7. Treats Can Be a Good Thing — At The Right Time (nutrition – boosting brain power)
  8. Happy Kids = Successful Kids
  9. Peer Group Matters
  10. Believe In Them

Read the full article here.