The Attack of the (Killer?) Bees

Number 14050
Subject Education
Source Education Week
Year 1997
Publication Date August 7, 1996
Summary Education Week investigates the effects of academic competitions on high school and grade school children. Increasing numbers of bees and competitions motivate bright students to learn and may help them into the best universities, but the intense competitions also rob children of their free time and teach kids to work against rather than with their peers.
Category General
Keywords Children, Pressure, Schools
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