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ERIC Number: ED017113
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 1
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THE UNDERACHIEVER, A GUIDE TO TUTORIAL, REMEDIAL, DIAGNOSTIC AND ACADEMIC RESOURCES IN PREP SCHOOL PROGRAMS AND CLINICS.
THE MAJOR PRUPOSE OF THIS DIRECTORY IS TO LOCATE PROGRAMS AND FACILITIES FOR CHILDREN WHO REQUIRE SPECIAL ACADEMIC ASSISTANCE. IDENTIFIED ARE ABOUT 400 PROGRAMS STRESSING DIAGNOSTIC, FOLLOWUP, PLANNING, TUTORIAL, AND REMEDIAL SERVICES AT THE COLLEGE PREPARATORY OR GENERAL SECONDARY AND PRIMARY SCHOOL LEVELS. INFORMATION ON THE RANGE OF SERVICES AND CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION IS PRESENTED. THE SCHOOLS AND CLINICS ARE ARRANGED GEOGRAPHICALLY BY REGIONS AND ALPHABETICALLY BY CITY WITHIN EACH STATE. EACH ENTRY INCLUDES INFORMATION ON THE FOLLOWING--(1) NAME AND ABBREVIATED DESCRIPTION OF POPULATION SERVED, (2) ADDRESS, (3) DIRECTOR, (4) STAFF DESCRIPTION, (5) ENROLLMENT CRITERIA, (6) TUITION CHARGES, (7) THE PROGRAM, AND (8) KINDS OF SERVICES. A SEPARATE SECTION DESCRIBES GUIDANCE AND REMEDIAL CLINICS BY GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS. THE SAME INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR THESE CLINICS AS FOR THE SCHOOLS. AN INDEX IS INCLUDED WHICH CLASSIFIED FACILITIES BY THE FOLLOWING PROGRAM FEATURES--(1) PREPARATORY SCHOOLS WITH INSTRUCTIONAL HELPS, (2) FINE ARTS AND CREATIVE EMPHASIS, (3) STUDY AND TRAVEL ABROAD, (4) GIFTED UNDERACHIEVERS, (5) COEDUCATIONAL BOARDING, (6) GIRLS' BOARDING, (7) MODERATELY EMOTIONALLY DISTURBED (8) MILD RETARDATION, (9) PHYSICAL HANDICAPS, (10) VOCATIONAL TRAINING, (11) READING CORRECTION, AND (12) ACADEMIC OR PREPARATORY PROGRAMS WITH PSYCHOLOGICAL GUIDANCE. ALSO PROVIDED IS AN INDEX OF ALL 400 PROGRAMS. ILLUSTRATED ANNOUNCEMENTS OF 35 SCHOOLS OR CLINICS ARE ALSO INCLUDED. THIS DOCUMENT WAS PUBLISHED BY PORTER SARGENT PUBLISHER, 11 BEACON STREET, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02108, AND IS AVAILABLE FOR $4.40 CLOTHBOUND AND $2.20 PAPERBOUND. (DF)
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