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ERIC Number: EJ456589
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0161-4681
What Makes Ghetto Schools Succeed or Fail?
Boyd, William Lowe
Teachers College Record, v92 n3 p331-62 Spr 1991
Examines three categories of theories on educating disadvantaged students in ghetto schools: institutional deficiency, developmental deficiency, and cultural deficiency. The discussion focuses on problems and solutions within the schools and society. It stresses the need for community commitment, social change, and strong leadership to help at-risk students. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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