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Inequality begets inequality: Income inequality and socioeconomic achievement gradients across the United States.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Social science research [Soc Sci Res] 2022 Sep; Vol. 107, pp. 102744. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 08.

Abstract:Social scientists have found income inequality is associated with an array of health and social problems, however the implications of income inequality for education are the subject of debate. Across 100 different areas (individual counties or collecti...

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A multidimensional examination of math anxiety and engagement on math achievement.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The British journal of educational psychology [Br J Educ Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 92 (3), pp. 955-973. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 26.

Abstract:Background: Math anxiety (MA) and math achievement are generally negatively associated.Aims: This study investigated whether and how classroom engagement behaviors mediate the negative association between MA and math achievement.Sample: Data were drawn...

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Differential return on investment: Academic growth in mathematics and reading based on initial performance.

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Source(s):The British journal of educational psychology [Br J Educ Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 92 (3), pp. 817-842. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 16.

Abstract:Background: Students vary in their initial achievement when they enter school and their rate of academic growth as they move through school. These differences have implications for classroom instruction and educational policy. Although previous researc...

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Embracing excellence in healthcare: the role of positive feedback.

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Source(s):Archives of disease in childhood. Education and practice edition [Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed] 2022 Oct; Vol. 107 (5), pp. 351-354. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 23.

Abstract:Embracing failure for the purpose of learning is a key trait in successful teams. Failure, however, is not the only source of learning. The majority of interventions in healthcare are successful, yet our prevailing efforts to extract learning intellige...

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Longitudinal Stability and Change in Young Students' Mastery-Approach Goals for Running.

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Source(s):Perceptual and motor skills [Percept Mot Skills] 2022 Oct; Vol. 129 (5), pp. 1581-1598. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 13.

Abstract:In the present study, we examined the longitudinal stability and change in mastery-approach goals for running as offered in regularly scheduled physical education (PE) and athletics classes in the United States. There were five waves of data collection...

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Comparing achievements of medical graduates in an alternative unique pre-medical track vs regular medical track.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of medical education [Int J Med Educ] 2022 Sep 02; Vol. 13, pp. 249-255. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 02.

Abstract:Objectives: To evaluate the association between the achievements of medical students and whether they were admitted via the pre-medical track or the regular direct track.Methods: We performed a comparative retrospective data study using data from a thr...

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Associations among socioeconomic status and preschool-aged children's, number skills, and spatial skills: The role of executive function.

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Source(s):Journal of experimental child psychology [J Exp Child Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 221, pp. 105453. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 20.

Abstract:Extensive literature has documented socioeconomic status (SES) disparities in young children's standardized math achievement, which primarily reflect differences in basic number and arithmetic skills. In addition, growing evidence indicates that direct...

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Development of a scale to measure the psychological resources of grit in adults.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Nursing & health sciences [Nurs Health Sci] 2022 Sep; Vol. 24 (3), pp. 752-763. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 14.

Abstract:Grit, a personality trait characterized by  having passion and perseverance for long-term goals, has been linked to increased performance, retention, and well-being in various fields. In the 15 years since the original grit scale was published, many st...

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Wrecked by Success? Not to Worry.

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Source(s):Perspectives on psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science [Perspect Psychol Sci] 2022 Sep; Vol. 17 (5), pp. 1291-1321. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 10.

Abstract:We examined the wrecked-by-success hypothesis. Initially formalized by Sigmund Freud, this hypothesis has become pervasive throughout the humanities, popular press, and modern scientific literature. The hypothesis implies that truly outstanding occupat...

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The impact of communal learning contexts on adolescent self-concept and achievement: Similarities and differences across race and gender.

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Source(s):Journal of personality and social psychology [J Pers Soc Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 123 (3), pp. 537-558. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 14.

Abstract:Misalignment between students' communal values and those expressed in classrooms is an obstacle to academic engagement, especially in mathematics, and especially for racial ethnic minority and female students. Using 10 schools across the United States,...

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