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Merrill-Palmer Quarterly

April 2006 Volume 52, Number 2

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Number of articles: 2

  1. Effects of Home and School Computer Use on School Readiness and Cognitive Development among Head Start Children: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial

    Xiaoming Li, Melissa S. Atkins & Bonita Stanton

    Data from 122 Head Start children were analyzed to examine the impact of computer use on school readiness and psychomotor skills. Children in the experimental group were given the opportunity to... More

    pp. 239-263

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  2. Gaining Options: A Mathematics Program for Potentially Talented At-Risk Adolescent Girls

    Pamela Trotman Reid & Sally K. Roberts

    In response to indicators that a decline in interest in mathematics occurs among girls--particularly those from low-income and minority groups--during middle school, the GO-GIRL (Gaining Options:... More

    pp. 288-304

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