ERIC Number: EJ572428
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Meeting the Needs of Students at Risk.
Education Canada, v38 n2 p22-30 Sum 1998
Identifies elements of successful approaches for at-risk students. Discusses three educational ideologies, five evaluation criteria that reflect overall school quality, joint use of internal and external evaluation, the importance of school culture, balancing common and culturally relevant curricula, professional development of teachers, classroom instruction, and the importance of interventions to overcome social disadvantage. (TD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Note: Special issue of selected papers from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development conferences on "Combating Failure at School" (Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 1997) and (Christchurch, New Zealand, February 1998).