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ERIC Number: EJ463918
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0094-0771
More Is Better: Raising Expectations for Students At Risk.
Taylor, Rosemarye; Reeves, Jennifer
Middle School Journal, v24 n5 p13-18 May 1993
Describes an effective dropout prevention program at an Orlando, Florida, middle school. Staff identified 90 at-risk seventh graders, assigning 45 to 3 seventh-grade teaching teams and the remaining 45 to an experimental student team (the Dragons) promising to deliver a traditional curriculum in a nontraditional, nonremedial way. Shadow study of both programs declared the Dragon team an unqualified success. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Florida (Orlando)