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ERIC Number: ED323665
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 5
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-8755-2590
Meeting the Needs of At-Risk Students.
Bowers, Bruce C.
Research Roundup, v7 n1 Fall 1990
A review of studies of at-risk students is presented in this document. Two recurring themes that occur in the studies reviewed are structured involvement and high expectations of students. The following items are reviewed: "Sex, Race, and Grade Differences in the Locus of Control Orientations of At-Risk Elementary Students," by Beverly D. Payne and David A. Payne; "School Children At-Risk," by Virginia Richardson, Ursula Casanova, Peggy Placier, and Karen Guilfoyle; "Effective Programs for Students At Risk," by Robert E. Slavin, Nancy L. Karweit, and Nancy A. Madden; "At-Risk, Low-Achieving Students in the Classroom," by Judy Brown Lehr and Hazel Wiggins Harris; and "Accelerated Schools: A New Strategy for At-Risk Students," by Henry M. Levin. (LMI)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Elementary School Principals, Alexandria, VA.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.