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Dutch students ‘made little or no progress' during COVID-19 lockdown

29 days ago   |   By Healio

Researchers said they found “clear evidence” that students in the Netherlands learned less while schools were closed during the COVID-19 lockdown.
An assessment of standardized test scores in math, spelling and reading for students aged 8 to 11 years found a decrease in learning because of the pandemic, according to Per Engzell, PhD, a research fellow in sociology at the University of Oxford's Nuffield College, and colleagues.
Their findings, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, were based on “exceptionally
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