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Seeing Exemplary Peer Work Can Undermine Student Performance

Rather than serving as a motivating force, exposure to peers' exceptional performance can discourage others from even trying to achieve at high levels. ... More>


Academic Success: Are Teenagers Paying Too High a Price?


DO HEAD START’S MIXED-AGE CLASSES STUNT LEARNING?


Do 4-Year-Olds Lose When They Share Classrooms With 3-Year-Olds?


Mixed-Age Classes Hinder Kids’ Academic Progress in Head Start

Most Head Start classrooms serve children of mixed ages and that may limit the academic growth of older children, a nationally representative study shows. ... More>