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ERIC Number: ED106142
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Pages: 7
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Reference Count: 0
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The Effects of Pre-Remedial Instruction on Low Achievers' Math Skills and Classroom Participation.
Osguthorpe, Russell T.; And Others
The purpose of this study was to measure the effects of tutoring low achievers on the concepts of carrying and borrowing before they were introduced in the classroom. Twelve low-achieving second-grade students were tutored on these concepts. The tutored children, along with members of two control groups, participated in a pretest covering these ideas. After the two-week tutoring period, members of all three groups participated in a mock classroom. The pre-remediated children performed significantly better than control group members on both types of problems (p less than .01), as well as in classroom participation (p less than .05). (Author/SD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Washington, D.C., March 30 - April 3, 1975)