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ERIC Number: EJ466357
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2492
Why Ability Grouping Must End: Achieving Excellence and Equity in American Education.
Braddock, Jomills Henry, II; Slavin, Robert E.
Journal of Intergroup Relations, v20 n1 p51-64 Spr 1993
Reviews research on ability grouping, focusing on policies and practices that result in placing students in groups that are more or less homogeneous with respect to academic performance. It is concluded that ability grouping is ineffective at best and harmful to many students. It inhibits development of interracial respect. (SLD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Paper presented at the Common Destiny Conference (Washington, DC, September 9-11, 1992).