ERIC Number: EJ493983
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Secondary Power Source: High School Students as Participatory Researchers.
Kelley, Deirdre M.
American Sociologist, v24 n1 p8-26 Spr 1993
Examines conditions that foster and hinder participatory research using examples from a student research project aimed at drop-out reduction undertaken with students in a "last chance" high school. Concludes that students need to be taken seriously as researchers and potential agents of change. (ACM)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Dropout Research, Dropouts, Educational Environment, Ethnic Groups, Nontraditional Education, Racial Differences, Secondary Education, Sex Differences, Social Class, Social Science Research, Social Stratification, Sociology, Student Attitudes, Student Attrition, Student Research, Student School Relationship, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Student Relationship
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A