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ERIC Number: EJ528293
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-4086
Parental Availability and Academic Achievement among Swazi Rural Primary School Children.
Booth, Margaret Zoller
Comparative Education Review, v40 n3 p250-63 Aug 1996
Longitudinal study of 54 rural Swazi elementary students found that a child's progression to grade 5 without grade repetition was predicted by 8 factors together: gender, preschool school-preparedness scores, father presence or absence, time and help available for homework, parent reading, child being read to at home, and regular breakfast. Socioeconomic status was an indirect influence. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Swaziland