The Answer Sheet: Ability Grouping


Posted at 04:02 AM ET, 06/07/2013

Why grouping students by ability makes sense

It's not fair to high-achieving students, the author argues.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:02 AM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ability Grouping, Rebuttal, Tracking

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Why ability grouping in schools is a mistake

Teaching to the presumed level of a whole class never works as well as hoped.

By Valerie Strauss  |  10:02 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ability Grouping, On the Rise