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ERIC Number: EJ260552
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
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Overplacement: Rushing Children to Failure.
Johnson, Barbara; Johnson, Christopher
USA Today, v110 n2442 p52-54 Mar 1982
Examines the psychosocial and academic problems resulting from overplacement or premature enrollment of primary school children. The educational system compounds the problem by ignoring the differences in maturation levels among children of the same age. The possibility of speeding up maturation rates and suggestions for preventing overplacement are discussed. (AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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