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ERIC Number: EJ551246
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0038-0407
Tracking in Mathematics and Science: Courses and Course-Selection Procedures.
Spade, Joan Z.; Columba, Lynn; Vanfossen, Beth E.
Sociology of Education, v70 n2 p108-27 Apr 1997
Compares course offerings and placement procedures in mathematics and science in six high schools. Examines these practices in upper-, middle, and working class districts and among schools identified as "excellent" and "average." Discovers significant differences even among schools within the same social class. Includes brief literature review and statistical data. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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