ERIC Number: EJ340568
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Mothers' Strategies for Children's School Achievement: Managing the Transition to High School.
Baker, David P.; Stevenson, David L.
Sociology of Education, v59 n3 p156-66 Jul 1986
Presents the results of an exploratory study of 41 mothers' strategies for managing the education of their beginning high school children. Results showed an association between a family's socioeconomic status and mother's academic strategies, thus indicating one way in which family background translates into educational achievement. (Author/JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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