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Even Einstein struggled: Effects of learning about great scientists struggles on high school students motivation to learn science.

Lin-Siegler, X., Ahn, J. N., Chen, J., Fang, F.-F. A., & Luna-Lucero, M. (2016). Journal of Educational Psychology, 108(3), 314–328. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/edu0000092 Retrieved from: https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ1096062

  • Randomized Controlled Trial

Reviewed: June 2016

Meets WWC standards with reservations

Evidence Tier rating based solely on this study. This intervention may achieve a higher tier when combined with the full body of evidence.

Study sample characteristics were not reported.

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