ERIC Number: EJ366928
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Family Organization, Communication Styles, and Children's Competence Development.
Clark, Reginald M.
Equity and Choice, v4 n1 p27-34 Fall 1987
Studies how family members' domestic lifestyles affect whether children achieve above, at, or below grade level in public schools. Family units in the same neighborhood can have widely disparate organizational structures, which produce qualitatively different talents, dispositions, and abilities in youngsters. (BJV)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Cultural Context, Developmental Psychology, Elementary Secondary Education, Family (Sociological Unit), Family Income, Family Influence, Family School Relationship, Home Management, Informal Organization, Interpersonal Communication, Life Style, Parent Student Relationship, Values
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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