ERIC Number: ED504585
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
Abstractor: As Provided
Middle Grades Schools Take Their Role Seriously in Preparing Students for Rigorous High School Studies.
Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)
This newsletter focuses on strategies middle grades schools are using to prepare more students for success in high school. This is part of a series of newsletters describing best practices for implementing the HSTW, MMGW and TCTW (High Schools That Work, Making Middle Grades Work, Technology Centers That Work) school improvement models. The series is based on presentations at the 2008 HSTW Staff Development Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
Descriptors: Middle Schools, High Schools, Readiness, Educational Improvement, Educational Change, Student Motivation, Mathematics Achievement, Scores, Mathematics Tests, Achievement Gains, Learner Engagement, Mathematics Instruction, Special Education, Academic Support Services, Grading, Algebra, Rewards, Remedial Instruction, Junior High Schools
Southern Regional Education Board. 592 10th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5790. Tel: 404-875-9211; Fax: 404-872-1477; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.sreb.org/main/Publications/catalog/srebcatalog.asp
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Junior High Schools; Middle Schools; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board
Identifiers - Location: Alabama; Delaware; Georgia; Idaho; Ohio; South Carolina; Texas; Virginia