ERIC Number: ED314514
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Students at Risk: A Review of Conditions, Circumstances, Indicators, and Educational Implications.
Willis, Harriet Doss
This paper addresses the educational implications of the increasing number of students at risk and reviews the variety of at-risk conditions and circumstances and their indicators. The following topics are discussed: (1) the characteristics and behaviors that define and identify youth at risk; (2) social correlates of educational risk; (3) indicators of at-risk students based on research and experienced practice; (4) intervention strategies for primary grade students; and (5) intervention strategies for adolescents at risk. A bibliography with 84 references is included. (JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: North Central Regional Educational Lab., Elmhurst, IL.