ERIC Number: ED023768
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964-Sep-1
Reference Count: 0
A Two-Year Report on the Experimental Freshman Year Program. Chapter II, A Review of Research Literature Concerning Low Achievers.
Kibler, Robert J., Ed.
This chapter, published as part of an extensive report on an experimental college program for low-achieving students, provides a comprehensive review of recent research literature related to low-achievers. Organized into several sections, the review deals with literature on identifying over-and under-achievers, factors related to achievement and under-achievement, predicting achievement, and experimental efforts to improve achievement. Also discussed is literature concerned with academic achievement, college admissions policy, and attrition in higher education. A lengthy bibliography is presented. (For other chapters of this report, see UD 005309, UD 005310, UD 006860, and UD 006861.) (LB)
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Authoring Institution: Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale.
Identifiers: Experimental Freshman Year Program; Southern Illinois University