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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Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.