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(Daily Express, 2007-11)
This article discusses the findings of a report from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation in the UK on academic achievement of students from low-income backgrounds
An Investigation into Primary School Teachers’ Perceptions of Grade Repetition as a Corrective Strategy for Low Academic Achievement
This qualitative case study investigated teachers’ perceptions of the use of grade repetition as a corrective strategy for low academic achievement. Data were collected through interviews with three teachers at a denominational ...
Scientific literacy and nature of science as it impacts on boys' achievement in South Trinidad
This study sought to examine the impact of a unit of lessons infused with the "Nature of Science" on students' scientific literacy and achievement. Data were collected from the Nature of Science and literacy surveys ...
The effect of POGIL on academic performance and academic confidence
(International Council of Associations for Science Education, 2015)
POGIL (Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning) is a collaborative learning technique that employs guided inquiry within a cyclic system of exploration, concept invention, and application. This action research explores ...
The effect of icts on academic achievement: the Conectar Igualdad programme in Argentina.
(Organización de las Naciones Unidas, 2016-08)
The objective of this paper is to determine the premium, in terms of academic achievement,that accrues to student beneficiaries of the Conectar Igualdad programme with respect to students not participating in the programme. ...