ERIC Number: EJ501173
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
At-Risk Students Are People, Too.
Walker, Annie M.
English in Texas, v26 n1 p48-49 Fall 1994
Explodes five commonly held myths: at-risk students (1) do not want to learn; (2) have no pride in their work; (3) are incapable of discipline; (4) have poor attendance records; and (5) are violent. Argues that at-risk students have the same hopes and aspirations as other students. (RS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Available from Texas Council of Teachers of English, Box 32875, Texas Christian Univ., Fort Worth, TX 76129-0001.