ERIC Number: EJ547934
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Making Education Special for All Young Adolescents.
Childhood Education, v73 n5 p260-61 1997
Discusses the need for reform at the middle school educational level. Suggests that middle schools should create an environment that reflects and responds to young adolescents' needs and developmental level. Effective middle school teachers must adopt new modes of teaching as they face the challenges and opportunities presented by changing demographics, technology, and the changing face of education. (AA)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Early Adolescents, Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Educational Quality, Educational Strategies, Middle School Students, Middle Schools, School Culture, School Effectiveness, School Restructuring, Student Adjustment, Student Needs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Young Adolescents.