NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Publication Date
In 20191
Since 20181
Since 2015 (last 5 years)1
Since 2010 (last 10 years)1
Since 2000 (last 20 years)1
Developmental Psychology1
Education Level
Elementary Education1
Grade 61
Intermediate Grades1
Junior High Schools1
Middle Schools1
Secondary Education1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing one result Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lessard, Leah M.; Juvonen, Jaana – Developmental Psychology, 2019
Academic achievement disparities based on parental education are robust during the middle school years. The current study examined whether cross-class friendship (i.e., reciprocal relationships between peers with different levels of parental education) decrease class-based achievement differences during a developmental phase when friends are…
Descriptors: Friendship, Academic Achievement, Middle School Students, Parent Background