Learning more outside of the classroom than in - The Hechinger Report:
"The researchers concluded that when students see a direct connection between what they are learning and their own interests and goals, they are likely to be more motivated.... Among the more successful programs are ones that incorporate community service into the curriculum, offer project-based learning and encourage students to be more independent thinkers. CEP researchers also concluded that when students are motivated, they demonstrate a better grasp of the subject matter, have higher self-esteem and are more likely to graduate."
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