ERIC Number: EJ395899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Classroom Environments and Student Views of Social Studies: The Middle Grades.
Fouts, Jeffrey T.
Theory and Research in Social Education, v17 n2 p136-47 Spr 1989
Examines the theory of a causal relationship between classroom environments and junior high school students' attitudes towards the social studies, replicating the research methodology of a high school study. Environmental dimensions found to be related towards positive attitudes include teacher support, affiliation, innovation, and involvement, with emphasis on involvement. (Author/LS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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