ERIC Number: EJ463917
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Middle School Students at Risk: What Do We Do with the Most Vulnerable Children in American Education?
Rugg, Thomas P.
Middle School Journal, v24 n5 p10-12 May 1993
Best way to prevent high school students from dropping out is to address problems at elementary or middle school. At-risk students do not differ greatly from other middle-school students but need specific individualized assistance with academic skills and warm, nurturing advocate to help build self-esteem and achieve success in school work. Middle schools should provide relevant curriculum, nurturing environment. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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