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ERIC Number: EJ490111
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0022-0485
Instructor Effects in Economics in Elementary and Junior High Schools.
Bosshardt, William; Watts, Michael
Journal of Economic Education, v25 n3 p195-211 Sum 1994
Contends that the biggest gains in student understanding of economic principles are made in formal economics courses. Reports on an analysis of data from three national tests of economic knowledge. Finds that a formal course or an extensive economics unit leads to larger gains in student achievement. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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Identifiers: Basic Economics Test; National Council on Economic Education; Test of Economic Knowledge; Test of Understanding in College Economics