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December 13, 2000 1 min read
  • Study of Art Draws Conclusions on Tests
    A study of students’ drawings of themselves taking a state test in Massachusetts suggests that, far from motivating all students to do better, high-stakes testing may actually diminish how hard some youngsters try, the study’s authors say.
  • Volunteer Tutors Found To Improve Student Reading Findings from a study of an Oregon tutoring program show that even relatively untrained tutors can help youngsters improve their reading skills, researchers say.
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