ERIC Number: EJ566158
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Maybe It's Not the Children: Eliminating Some Middle School Problems through Block Support and Team Scheduling.
DeRouen, Dana A.
Clearing House, v71 n3 p146-48 Jan-Feb 1998
Argues that the eight-period school day actually causes many of the discipline and retention problems found in traditional middle schools. Argues that misbehavior is often a symptom of a broken system, not a reaction of broken children or the hormones of adolescence. Suggests four steps educators can take to eliminate some middle-school problems. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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