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ERIC Number: EJ479934
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
The Role of Family Configuration, Income, and Gender in the Academic Achievement of Young Self-Care Children.
Kaiser, Javaid
Early Child Development and Care, v97 p91-105 1994
The effects of family configuration, family income, and child gender on academic achievement were examined in 239 latchkey children in grades 3 through 5. Found that children of single parents scored lower on reading and language measures in grade four than children in two-parent families. Girls scored higher than boys in reading in grade four. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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