Maggie Severns

Maggie Severns is a writer and a policy analyst at the New America Foundation. Email her or follow her on Twitter.

The XX Factor
Oct. 16 2012 10:12 AMReconsidering the Marshmallow Test: Willpower Isn't Just Nature, It's Nurture.
Future Tense
June 14 2012 4:17 PMStudy Offers Possible Explanation for the Huge Gender Gap in Science and Math
Future Tense
June 26 2012 10:15 AMMath Teachers’ Parody Prompts Project To Critique Khan Academy’s Lessons
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Plus Roundups
Jan. 30 2015 11:44 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.