Research Identifies the Study Strategies ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ for Students

Not all study techniques are created equal. Decades of research in fields like cognitive psychology – the study of how the human mind thinks and organizes information – show that some methods of studying are more effective than others. By … Continue reading

Standardized Test Results Can Give Parents Insight into the Quality of Their Children’s’ Schools

Just a few years ago, a firestorm raged over the implementation of standardized, “high-stakes” testing programs for American students of all ages under the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB). That controversy may have subsided somewhat, but not because the … Continue reading