Class Size and Student Achievement

@article{Ehrenberg2001ClassSA,
  title={Class Size and Student Achievement},
  author={Ronald G. Ehrenberg and Dominic J. Brewer and Adam Gamoran and J. Douglas Willms},
  journal={Psychological Science in the Public Interest},
  year={2001},
  volume={2},
  pages={1 - 30}
}
Schooling has multiple purposes. In the long run, higher levels of schooling are associated with higher earnings and economic mobility, better health, lower mortality rates, and greater democratic participation. For these reasons, most societies require children to attend school for a specified number of years or until they reach a certain age. Many of the benefits of schooling occur in part because students learn some new knowledge or skills that enhance their ability to communicate, solve… Expand
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