ERIC Number: EJ466670
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Why Schools Fail and What We Can Do about It.
Vockell, Edward L.
Clearing House, v66 n4 p200-05 Mar-Apr 1993
Discusses six factors (failure to teach prerequisite skills, faulty study skills, inappropriate homework, material that is too abstract, failure to deal with failure, and ignoring behavior modification principles) that keep children from being actively involved in useful learning. Discusses what teachers, parents, and students can do. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A