ERIC Number: EJ557352
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Students at Risk in Poor, Rural Areas: A Review of the Research.
Khattri, Nidhi; Riley, Kevin W.; Kane, Michael B.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v13 n2 p79-100 Fall 1997
Review of recent educational research compares academic outcomes of poor rural students and poor urban students and explores rural community characteristics and rural school characteristics that may affect students' opportunity to learn. Information specifically on poor rural students, schools, and communities is sketchy, unfocused, and not comparable across studies. Preliminary conclusions and research recommendations are offered. Contains 59 references. (SV)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Community Characteristics, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, High Risk Students, Institutional Characteristics, Literature Reviews, Outcomes of Education, Poverty, Research Needs, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Rural Schools, Rural Urban Differences, School Community Relationship, School Support
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED469767; ED497221