ERIC Number: EJ430300
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Effects of Teaching Problem Solving on Academic Performance and Retention.
Pugh, Marilyn B.
Community/Junior College Quarterly of Research and Practice, v15 n3 p339-49 Jul-Sep 1991
Studies the effects of explicitly teaching a problem-solving strategy on problem-solving ability, course average, course success, and student retention, focusing on two microeconomics courses. Indicates that teaching problem solving helps students with low problem-solving skills remain in class and succeed. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
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