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Based on data from the VKontakte social network, researchers have found a relationship between students' academic performance and their closest social environment.
Being part of a very capable class at school can undermine some students' self-esteem and academic achievement.
Contemporary design solutions can transform schools into comfortable learning spaces and help to enhance academic performance.
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.
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.
Real estate near good schools is valued higher.
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.