ERIC Number: EJ521620
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Instruction for Low-Achieving Young Adolescents: Addressing the Challenge of a Generation Imperiled.
Lucking, Robert; Manning, M. Lee
Preventing School Failure, v40 n2 p82-87 Win 1996
This article examines factors contributing to low academic achievement among young adolescents and provides data documenting low achievement in 12- to 14-year olds. Strategies for improving this population's achievement are offered, taking into consideration factors contributing to low achievement, such as difficulty constructing wholes during learning experiences, lack of motivation, disenchantment with schooling, and anxiety concerning peers. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Incarcerated Juveniles: A Need for Comprehensive Community and Agency Involvement.