Somewhere else, part 71

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The authors find that homework plays an important role in student learning, especially so for students who initially perform poorly in the course. Students in the homework-required group have higher retention rates, higher test scores (5 to 6 percent), more good grades (Bs), and lower failure rates.

and as usual, as series of writings worth reading,

et cette semaine, quelques billets et articles en français,

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