Teachers expectations influence educational achievement

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11218-020-09590-y   IMAGE: COMMENT: According to Flanagan, Cormier and Bulut (2020) “Teacher expectations affect students’ academic performance-high expectations are associated with higher academic performance and low expectations [...]

Marta Font 13 comments

Some forms of family engagement in school improves student academic results

IMAGE: COMMENT: Some teachers are reluctant to work side by side with families when considering their participation in the classroom. The science-proven benefits need to be shown to advance [...]

Gontzal Uriarte 12 comments

Expulsions and suspensions for bullies are bad strategy against bullying

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Are Zero Tolerance Policies Effective in the Schools? An Evidentiary Review and Recommendations. https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.63.9.852 Beyond the Breakfast Club: Variability in the Effects of Suspensions by School Context [...]

Gontzal Uriarte 14 comments

The punishment is not educational, it is adult insecurity.

IMAGE: COMMENT: I am in favor of a positive discipline in which the adult teaches the child prosocial behaviors and the knowledge of emotions. However, when there is violent [...]

Gontzal Uriarte 11 comments

Many Negro parents have had little schooling themselves and hence are unable to appreciate its value

IMAGE: COMMENT: Esa es una afirmación de Ausubel en:  (Ausubel, 1968, p. 440).  Ausubel, D. P. (1968). Educational psychology. A cognitive view. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc [...]

Gisela Redondo 9 comments

Violent video games promote violence in children

IMAGE: COMMENT: I find different opinions on the internet about the effects of violent video games in childhood. Some say that violent video games it increases violence and others [...]

Gontzal Uriarte 41 comments

Desegregation by controlling enrollment is the best option to improve the education of immigrants and Roma segregated in ghettoized schools.

IMAGE: COMMENT: Context: In the Basque Country (North of Spain) there has recently been a popular legislative initiative to avoid the segregation of students with low socioeconomic status that [...]

Gontzal Uriarte 2 comments

Dialogic learning is a scientific approach compatible with very diverse methodologies

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/0305764X.2013.819068 (en castellano: https://publicaciones.unirioja.es/ojs/index.php/contextos/article/view/465) IMAGE: Error happened. [...]

luisa 2 comments

Schools cannot overcome inequalities

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Edmonds, R. et al. (1973) A Black Response to Christopher Jenck´s Inequality and Certain Other Issues, Harvard Educational Review, 43(1), 76-91. Flecha, R., & Buslon, N. (2016). [...]

Elisabeth Torras 8 comments

Playing chess improves learning

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Smith, J. P. (2000). The Effects of Chess Instruction on the Mathematics Achievement of Southern, Rural, Black Secondary Students. Research in the Schools, 7(1), 19-26. https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/The-Effects-of-Chess-Instruction-on-the-Mathematics-Smith-Cage.Bob/8673d97105aa7f07eac67843c8ffea385fb0d14c IMAGE: COMMENT: [...]

Elisabeth Torras 3 comments