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Talking About Social Class Boosts Grades of First-Generation College Students

A one-hour intervention focused on discussions of social class significantly narrowed the achievement gap between first-generation college students and students who had a least one parent with a college degree. ... More>


A Solution for Bad Teaching


Ink on Paper: Some Notes on Note-taking


Ink on Paper: Some Notes on Note Taking*

I went to college long before the era of laptops, so I learned to take notes the old-fashioned way: ink on paper. But that does not mean my note-taking system […]... More>


The Most Focused Kids in the World?