ERIC Number: EJ466358
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
What Next? Promoting Alternatives to Ability Grouping.
Wheelock, Anne; Hawley, Willis D.
Journal of Intergroup Relations, v20 n1 p65-74 Spr 1993
Suggests ways to eliminate ability grouping in the schools, and explores new alternatives to improve schooling for all students. Specific guidelines are given for the development of academically and racially heterogeneous schooling. The elimination of grouping practices that deny equal access to education is a goal worth pursuing. (SLD)
Descriptors: Ability Grouping, Academic Achievement, Access to Education, Affirmative Action, Educational Improvement, Educational Practices, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Ethnic Groups, Guidelines, Minority Groups, Nondiscriminatory Education, Nontraditional Education, Racial Balance
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Common Destiny Conference (Washington, DC, September 9-11, 1992).