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How much does school infrastructure influence learning?

The FGV/DAPP study ‘School Universe,’ which compares the infrastructure of schools with high and low performance in the ENEM mathematics exam, was covered this week by Gazeta do Povo, a newspaper from Parana. The publication highlighted that schools with the best marks are concentrated in municipalities with high HDI scores, while students with low performance in […]

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The FGV/DAPP study ‘School Universe,’ which compares the infrastructure of schools with high and low performance in the ENEM mathematics exam, was covered this week by Gazeta do Povo, a newspaper from ParanaThe publication highlighted that schools with the best marks are concentrated in municipalities with high HDI scores, while students with low performance in mathematics are in all regions, rich and poor.

According to the FGV/DAPP researcher, Bárbara Barbosa, it cannot be stated that school infrastructure will influence in a definitive form student learning, “but it is possible to perceive that the existence of some basic resources for proper school progress influences performance.”

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