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  Title Comparison of National Board of Chiropractic Examiners part 1 examination scores between tutors and tutees at a chiropractic college
URL https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5067117/
Journal J Chiropr Educ. 2016 Oct;30(2):104-107
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Objective: This study compared National Board of Chiropractic Examiners part I test scores between students who did and did not serve as tutors on the subject matter.

Methods: Students who had a prior grade point average of 3.45 or above on a 4.0 scale just before taking part I of the board exams were eligible to participate. A 2-sample t-test was used to ascertain the difference in the mean scores on part I between the tutor group (n = 28) and nontutor (n = 29) group.

Results: Scores were higher in all subjects for the tutor group compared to the nontutor group and the differences were statistically significant (p < .01) with large effect sizes.

Conclusion: The tutors in this study performed better on part I of the board examination compared to nontutors, suggesting that tutoring results in an academic benefit for tutors themselves.

Author keywords: Education, Chiropractic, Academic Training, Competency Based Education

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