ERIC Number: EJ266875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
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Improving Academic Competence in Adults: A Review of Recent Research.
Kirschenbaum, Daniel S.; Perri, Michael G.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v29 n1 p76-94 Jan 1982
Reviewed efficacy of programs designed to improve academic competence. Outcomes of studies published from 1974-1978 were more favorable, based on box-score tabulation and an analysis of more than 12 well-controlled investigations. Evidence indicates that structured multicomponent interventions, incorporating study skills and self-control training, produce gains in academic performance. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
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