• Ideal Internet usage and academic achievement: finding the right balance 

      Ladrón de Guevara Rodríguez, María; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Prieto Latorre, Claudia; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2022-07)
      Younger generations have grown up with the Internet. Far from being a purely information search engine, the Internet has become fully integrated into the way children live and learn today. It has changed the way children ...
    • Is grade retention the solution for failing? 

      Prieto Latorre, Claudia; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2020-01-21)
      The convenience of grade retention for students’ adequate progression in the education system has been the focus of great debate. However, the characteristics that the grade retention variable presents when explaining ...
    • The effect of ordinal rank at school on students’ academic performance 

      Marcenario Gutiérrez, Óscar David; Prieto Latorre, Claudia; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro (XLVI REUNIÓN DE ESTUDIOS REGIONALES, 2021-11-24)
      School peers can condition students’ academic performance in different ways. On the one hand, students’ academic progression is driven by the level of academic performance of their peers. Second, students’ self-perception ...
    • The influence of weekly instruction on student’s academic performance in Spain 

      Lopez-Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Marcenaro-Gutierrez, Oscar David (2021)
      Students attend compulsory school lessons every week, and this time should be used in such a way that it improves students’ competences; otherwise, it may be wasted. However, although parents suppose that their children ...