ERIC Number: EJ227834
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
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New Kid on the Block: How One District Extends a Helping Hand.
Crabbs, Michael A.; Crabbs, Susan K.
National Elementary Principal, v59 n4 p42-44 Jun 1980
To assist families new to the district, counselors in Iowa's Ankeny Community Schools developed a summer visitation program. The program's four components are publicity, home visitations, school orientation, and a welcoming party for new families. Evaluation showed significant improvement in new students' behavior, attendance, and attitudes toward their schools. (Author/PGD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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