Social Skills

  • Video games boost social skills in kids 15-12-2013 11:39 AM

    Melbourne: Kids who play video games have better social skills, a new study has found. Research has found that games offer a range of social and educational benefits to gamers, Edith Cowan University (ECU) Associate Professor Mark McMahon, an expert in gaming, said. The key is to ensure the game...
  • Boys develop social skills in kindergarten 01-12-2011 07:58 PM

    Washington: High-quality friendships in kindergarten spell better social skills in the first and third grades for boys and also fewer behaviour problems as compared to girls. "The findings for girls were different," said Jennifer Engle, who co-authored the study with Nancy McElwain, professor of human development at the University of...