According to an article by Crawford Kilian, students from wealthy backgrounds scored better than students from less fortunate socio economic backgrounds.
The results show girls significantly outscored boys in reading. Click here for the full article.
Using online learning platforms like planet French helps bridge the gap between rich/poor, girls/boys because students can instantly access topics they are interested in at a level of French they can understand.
It’s not just about the questionable “word gap” study. It’s about a richer learning environment.
Planet French includes k-12 complete French courses and uses action oriented, collaborative and project based learning approaches. Planet French also publishes weekly Canadian news videos and articles in leveled French.
An entire school subscription to planet French is more affordable than just ONE class set of textbooks.
International schools pay $1700/year, Canadian schools get the special $399/yr price and school districts pay even less.
School boards get even better bulk discounts, evaporating the cost per student to next to nothing.
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