BEST PRACTICES

What Works in Middle School Science: Findings from a Best Practices Study in New York State

Our study found that 5 key elements mark the difference between the higher-performing and average-performing middle schools studied:
  • Fairness and Fun
  • Focus
  • Foundations
  • Fluency
  • Fit

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4-Page Summary (pdf)

Best Practice Study (pdf)

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