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Shapiro defines competence in the various contexts in which it is used. She relates the findings of two studies carried out at Bank Street involving young children which illustrate how more sophisticated research strategies are necessary for evaluating competence in school.
Bank Street College of Education
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Shapiro, E. (2015). Reassessing the Criteria of Competence in Schools (1973). Bank Street College of Education. Retrieved from http://educate.bankstreet.edu/thinkers/10
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