ERIC Number: EJ545861
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Publication Date: 1997
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Raising Healthy Children.
Cummings, Carol; Haggerty, Kevin P.
Educational Leadership, v54 n8 p28-30 May 1997
Notes that teaching social and emotional skills can have a long-term positive effect on academic achievement. The University of Washington's Raising Healthy Children Project tries to reduce children's risk of developing problems in adolescence by providing interventions that bond students to family and school. The program features staff development, parenting workshops, home-based services, and student activities. (MLH)
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