Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: Predicting success on high-stakes math tests from preschool math measures among children from low-income homes.

State-mandated tests have taken center stage for assessing student learning and for holding teachers and students accountable for achieving adequate progress. What types of early knowledge predict performance on these tests, especially among low-income…

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Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: What’s left for balanced bilinguals? Language proficiency and item familiarity affect left-hemisphere specialization in metaphor processing.

Objective: To characterize the hemispheric processing of metaphors in bilinguals compared with monolinguals and to determine the role of language proficiency in hemispheric lateralization. Method: Fifty-seven English-dominant Spanish-English bilinguals…

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