Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Ability grouping in education;
Ability grouping, the practice of homogeneously grouping students for instruction, is topic of much debate in education. The purpose of this paper is to identify advantages and disadvantages of ability grouping for students as well as for teachers in the elementary school setting through research of literature available. Further, implications of ability grouping as a method of instruction are discussed.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Lynn Ethan Nielsen
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©2003 Jill Miller
Miller, Jill, "The benefits and liabilities of ability grouping in elementary school classrooms" (2003). Graduate Research Papers. 1207.