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The SI Research Claims indicate an average increase in GPA from 2.09 to
2.56 for 2 year public schools, your numbers support that.  I would like
to know if anyone from a 4year private institution on a quarter system
is having success with SI.

James C Valkenburg wrote:

>          I found a number of interesting indications: students would
> attended five or more study sessions earned a course GPA of .583
> higher
> than students who did not; the students who never attended fell into
> essentially two groupings -- students who were doing poorly in all of
> their classes and didn't see the value of the study group and students
> who
> were doing exceedingly well in most of their classes and did not see
> the
> value of the study group; the cost of the endeavor was roughly $4.83
> per
> hour when contact hours were divided by the cost of the program.
>
>         For us, the program works.
>
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