Paying students to take the NAEP may be one way to shake them out of their senior slump, a study finds.
Recently in Student engagement and motivation research Category
July 13, 2010
August 10, 2009
A scholar points to studies showing that injecting a dose of positive psychology into school lessons can improve students' outlook on life, curb depression, and boost grades.
July 29, 2009
A research review says teachers can take three specific steps to help minority students overcome feeling at risk of confirming to negative stereotypes.
July 09, 2009
The study focuses on 8th and 9th graders, who are among the most motivationally challenged of all age groups when it comes to schoolwork.
May 26, 2009
A forthcoming New York University study suggest claims of an "Obama effect" on student achievement is exaggerated.