We compared the educational progress in years 3 and 4 in 2019 with 2020 – the year normal schooling was disrupted by the pandemic. Overall, students progressed at the same rate in both years.
Millions of public school students are learning online, mostly at home. Any standardized tests they take in this unusual school year may not yield reliable data about their academic progress.
From collecting bugs to using math apps, there are many ways parents can engage in STEM activities with their kids to support their learning.
Do students get better scores on a pen and paper test or on a computer-based test? It all depends on the student’s mastery of the method.