Experts of the HSE Institute of Education examined access to higher education in Russia and found that it varies across regions, and the possibility of getting a degree can be quite low in some parts of the country.
February 28, 2017
Teachers should be more tolerant of the fact that children check their phones and tablets during classes. Moreover, these devices should be more actively used in the learning process.
February 20, 2017
Students with high levels of risk acceptance are more likely to have problems with adapting to academic life and making it to graduation.
February 14, 2017
Academic progress and the leisure time of schoolchildren are strongly linked. High-achieving schoolchildren usually go to clubs and studios after classes, while lower achievers spend their free time in the street, HSE researchers have discovered.
February 13, 2017
Real estate near good schools is valued higher.
January 24, 2017
Schoolgirls today do not choose the famous Russian mathematician Sofia Kovalevskaya as a role model. Instead, they tend to get frustrated with mathematics by grade nine and rarely expect it to be part of their careers.
January 11, 2017
One out of every five Russian undergraduates will drop out. The following are the ten most common reasons why, according to HSE researchers.
December 28, 2016
Student can suffer from depression and other signs of emotional burnout if they study too hard or choose the wrong specialization, HSE researchers have found.
December 21, 2016
A good knowledge of algebra and geometry helps schoolchildren to solve some other types of tasks, including applied ones. These are the findings made by researchers from HSE, Stanford, and Michigan State University in a joint study.
November 23, 2016
Social scientists from National Research University Higher School of Economics (NRU HSE) measured scientific capital of 39 physics institutions of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). More detailed information about research results can be found in the journal Scientometrics.
October 28, 2016
Transparent rules of conduct for teachers and students can contribute to student engagement in learning.
October 19, 2016
Academic misconduct such as plagiarism, cheating and paying someone to write your course paper may be triggered by 'school fatigue', research suggests.
September 12, 2016