ERIC Number: EJ531964
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Early Intervention to Improve Attendance in Elementary School for At-Risk Children: A Pilot Program.
Ford, Janet; Sutphen, Richard D.
Social Work in Education, v18 n2 p95-102 Apr 1996
Describes the development and evaluation of an elementary school attendance incentive program designed to encourage positive relationships between at-risk children and the school system and to give social workers a better understanding of issues related to early school nonattendance and the need to include family-based interventions in addressing student-school problems. Suggests that daily intervention and feedback reduce absences among at-risk students. (KW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A