ERIC Number: EJ498661
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The School Dropout Problem: A Pilot Project.
George, Joseph D.; And Others
Guidance & Counselling, v8 n2 p36-44 Nov 1992
This article describes an intervention program designed to remediate the school dropout problem by building student self-esteem through experiencing of success in the classroom. Although the intervention model had limited success, it is suggested that the school counselor can become a key person in combating the dropout problem. (Author/LKS)
Descriptors: At Risk Persons, Classroom Techniques, Counselor Role, Dropout Characteristics, Dropout Prevention, Early Intervention, Elementary Secondary Education, Middle School Students, Pilot Projects, Potential Dropouts, School Counselors, Student Motivation, Student School Relationship, Teacher Participation
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Developing Commitment."