ERIC Number: EJ397167
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
A Multilevel Model of the Social Distribution of High School Achievement.
Lee, Valerie E.; Bryk, Anthony S.
Sociology of Education, v62 n3 p172-92 Jul 1989
Identifies characteristics of secondary schools that promote academic outcomes among a broad social and racial distribution of students. Compares Catholic and public schools by examining organizational differences between the two sectors. Statistically models the relationship between those features and the social distribution of academic achievement. Suggests that educators should attend to the human environment. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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