2005'4, p.84
Tsukerman G. A.
Elkonin - Davydov system as a means to increase the competence of Russian schoolchildren

By the tasks of competence test the level of learning achievements by 15-year-olds (the orientation on essential relations of the task, the skills to use schemes, learning abilities and a knack of examination of a phenomenon from different points of view) was evaluated. The comparison of traditional though modernized school, Waldorf pedagogics and Elkonin - Davydov system confirms the right of the latter to be named "developing education".