ERIC Number: EJ530445
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Learning and Caring Communities: Meeting the Challenge of At-Risk Youth.
Splittgerber, Fred L.; Allen, Harvey A.
Clearing House, v69 n4 p214-16 Mar-Apr 1996
Urges educators to engage in higher-order thinking about at-risk young people in an effort to develop interrelated communities of caring and learning. Argues that middle-level schools can provide a sense of community and provide a place where young adolescents practice "cooperative individualism." (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special section: Young Adolescents at Risk.