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ERIC Number: EJ418715
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-8756-3894
Characteristics of At-Risk Youth and the Library's Role in Dropout Prevention.
Coleman, J. Gordon, Jr.
TechTrends, v35 n4 p46-47 1990
Discussion of at-risk students focuses on the possible role of the school library in the prevention and reduction of dropouts. Topics discussed include locating relevant resources both within and external to the school; database searching; teaching information skills; integrating relevant materials into the curriculum; and making available nontraditional media, including video, laser discs, and educational television. (nine references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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