Education News Archive - July 06, 2010
A short delay in school start time appears to be associated with significant improvements in adolescent alertness, mood and health.
A study that examined 30 years of standardized test data from the very highest-scoring seventh graders has found that performance differences between boys and girls have narrowed considerably, but boys still outnumber girls by more than about 3-to-1 at extremely high levels of math ability and scientific reasoning.
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- To fire mitraille at.