ERIC Number: EJ437518
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Are Middle School Students Normal? Early Adolescents and Their Needs.
Campbell, Samuel H.
Schools in the Middle, v1 n12 p19-22 Win 1991
Describes the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual characteristics of young adolescents and discusses the ways that middle education can meet their unique needs. Urges educators to consider the impact of peer pressure, manage classes and individuals fairly and consistently, and ensure that students do not feel left out. Discusses implications for organization and curriculum. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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