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Brain Exercise Video Games Can Improve Kids' School Performance

Posted on Sep 23, 2011 in Uncategorized

By Christian Nordqvist Video puzzle games which exercise a child’s working memory were found to enhance abstract reasoning and problem solving skills significantly, researchers from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor reported in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. They added that the improvements persisted for at least three months after they stopped playing the games. The authors found that giving the brain a daily workout really can improve wits and intelligence. Video game makers have always promoted the cognitive skill training children can benefit from by playing...

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