ERIC Number: EJ470793
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Language Skill and the Development of Social Competence in School-Age Children.
Gallagher, Tanya M.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v24 n4 p199-205 Oct 1993
The normal course of children's development of social competence from preschool through high school is reviewed, and its relationship with developing language skills is discussed. Peer aspects of developing social competence, particularly those relating to friendship development and the development of interpersonal understanding, are highlighted. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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