ERIC Number: EJ544936
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Networking: Addressing Urban Students' Self-Esteem.
Tobias, Randolf; Turner, Thomas M.
Schools in the Middle, v6 n5 p33-38 May-Jun 1997
Describes Network in the Schools (NIS), a project to enhance teens' academic achievement and self-esteem, which uses small group classroom discussions regarding self-affirmation, social concerns, self-improvement, and reflection, and meetings for group sharing and self-expression. Presents findings that the program results in enhanced parent involvement, improved student behavior and academic achievement, and increased cooperative school atmosphere. (KB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: New Jersey; New York (New York); South Africa