ERIC Number: EJ481305
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Peer Tutoring Classes for Young Adolescents: A Cost-Effective Strategy.
Martino, Louis R.
Middle School Journal, v25 n4 p55-58 Mar 1994
Recent research shows that at-risk young people involved in well-planned and supervised peer-tutoring situations improve their grade point averages, literacy and study skills, reading comprehension, ability to identify long-range goals, and self-confidence. This article describes a high school peer-tutoring program applicable to middle school settings. Focus is on empowerment, self-evaluation, and interpersonal skills. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Kansas