News tagged with students

Are American schools making inequality worse?

The answer appears to be yes. Schooling plays a surprisingly large role in short-changing the nation's most economically disadvantaged students of critical math skills, according to a study published today in Educational ...

dateSep 30, 2015 in Social Sciences
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Researchers make innovative use of LEGO

With even preschoolers using computers and video games, students at all levels now expect to modify and control their own experiments and receive immediate feedback. Responding to that trend, a trio of New York University ...

dateJun 17, 2015 in Engineering
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The tragedy of the over-surveyed commons

By any metric, Garrett Hardin's The Tragedy of the Commons article in Science, a copy of his address as 1968 president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, rates among the most important in the history ...

dateJun 03, 2015 in Social Sciences
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