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Friends, academic achievement, and school engagement during adolescence: A social network approach to peer influence and selection effects
Learning and Instruction Vol. 58, No. 1 (December 2018) pp. 148–160
Peers become increasingly important socializing agents for academic behaviors and attitudes during adolescence. This study investigated peer influence and selection effects on adolescents' emotional (i.e., flow in schoolwork, school burnout, school...
Teacher-perceived supportive classroom climate protects against detrimental impact of reading disability risk on peer rejection
Noona Kiuru; Anna-Maija Poikkeus; Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen; Eija Pakarinen; Martti Siekkinen; Timo Ahonen; Jari-Erik Nurmi
Learning and Instruction Vol. 22, No. 5 (October 2012) pp. 331–339
This study examined the role of a supportive classroom climate, class size, and length of teaching experience as protective factors against children's peer rejection. A total of 376 children were assessed in kindergarten for risk for reading...