Infographic: The Benefits of Small Class Sizes
Small class sizes is one of the many factors to consider when assessing the school’s effectiveness. The quality of teaching alone does not guarantee a good education. The school’s teaching method, it’s leadership, the parent’s involvement and small class size are points to consider, too. Decreasing the class size to improve student achievement is a method being studied and tried for years now. Many researches have shown that with fewer learners in each class, teachers are able to influence better performance from each students. Although there are arguments on both sides, its benefits do not outweigh its negative impacts. So, what exactly is it about small classes that make it so impressive?