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ERIC Number: EJ436762
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0195-2781
Keeping Students Back: What Are the Facts?
Dawson, Margaret M.; Ott, Charles A.
PTA Today, v17 n1 p16-17 Oct 1991
Sometimes, parents must decide whether to have their child repeat a grade. Research indicates children who stay back do not do better than comparable children who are promoted and retention can have a very negative effect. The article guides parents on what to do and ask in such a situation. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Language: English
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