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ERIC Number: EJ532267
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0740-7874
A Support Program for At-Risk Ninth Graders: Evaluation of the Ninth Grade Project at Denby High School.
Syropoulow, Mike
ERS Spectrum, v14 n3 p17-26 Sum 1996
Discusses research on successful support programs for potential dropouts. Describes a Detroit high school's Ninth Grade Project 96 program, an intervention strategy for high-risk, low-achieving students. The program used a modified block schedule; attendance, academic, and monitoring interventions; incentives and rewards; and team teachers. Positive program effects were seen in participants' grade point averages, attendance, and achievement test scores. (29 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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