ERIC Number: ED069398
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
The Effect of School Failure on the Life of a Child.
A psychiatrist discusses ways to help children who are failing in school, the reasons behind their failure and the self perpetuating nature of failure. Teacher attitudes, the grading system, and the educational process itself are listed as three areas requiring change if failing students are to be helped. (CK)
Descriptors: Academic Failure, Childhood Attitudes, Educational Change, Grading, Psychiatrists, School Districts, Teacher Attitudes
National Education Association, 1201 Sixteenth St., Wash., D. C. 20036 (Stock No. 181-05598, single copies $1.00, 2-9 copies, 10% discount; 10 or more copies, 20% discount)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.