When Children Start School

"When children start school, their mastery of numeracy and literacy fundamentals is the most important factor in predicting subs

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How Long Will Girls Outperform Boys in Reading?

For several decades, all around the world, girls have consistently outperformed boys on reading tests. Weaker vocabulary, poorer...

The "Gifted Children" Myth

Some people might not like what follows. It's about the institutional elitism and racism of the so-called "gifted" education. Su...

Students Need Practice, Not Talent

"Students need practice, not talent, to become good at math."


ChildUp Early Learning Key #2: Talent is made, not born
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Teachers Underestimate Girls and Students of Color in Math

According to a recent University of California (USC) study, both white teachers and teachers of color bias' devalue the math ski...

Many Students Arrive at College Underprepared

When it comes to education policy, some people recommend to invest more funds in higher education, in the form of free tuition o...