Academic Performance

Stanford Study Unveils The Effects Of Student Voucher In Improving Student Achievement

Mar 03, 2017 AM EST A Stanford study suggests that student voucher does not actually help students improve in their academic performance.

Teachers May Be the Reason For Poor School Performance Of Overweight Children, University Study Suggests

Feb 13, 2017 AM EST According to a study, teachers may be the reason behind the poor academic performance of overweight children at school.

Direction That Trump Administration Needs to Focus on U.S. Education [Video]

Dec 14, 2016 PM EST Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos, nominee for Secretary of Education, will face an impending national forum on education. They will be directing the public education sector whose performance is lagging ...

Children Who Attend Preschool Have Better Letter Knowledge

Nov 20, 2016 AM EST The benefits of attending preschool seem to be apparent due to limited evidence exists to support this based on large scale state-wide studies.

The Hamilton Project Recommends Measuring Chronic Absences as Fifth Indicator of Student Success

Nov 04, 2016 PM EDT The Hamilton Project suggests measuring chronic absences as the fifth indicator of student success required by the new federal education law.

Positive School Climates Help Students From Various Socioeconomic Status Perform Better, Study Says

Nov 04, 2016 AM EDT A study has found that positive school climates characterized by traits such as caring teachers and a sense of safety from bullying helps students from all walks of life perform better in school.

Genetic Factors Affects Academic Performance Greatly, Research Suggests

Jun 27, 2016 PM EDT A research showed that student's academic performance was greatly influenced by their genetic structure.

Upping Academic Performance and Lowering Obesity among Kids: Let Outdoor Games Nail it!

Jun 24, 2016 AM EDT According to a study conducted by John Reilly, professor at University of Strathclyde Scotland, the new-age technology of on-line games and other virtual engagements keep children seated while being ...

Genes Have An 80% Influence On The Academic Performance Of Students, Study Reveals

Jun 15, 2016 AM EDT A recent study revealed that genes can influence the academic performance among students of up to 80 percent.

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