ERIC Number: EJ588981
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Urban School Reform: Student Responses to Detracking in a Racially Mixed High School.
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, v4 n3 p259-75 1999
Surveyed 1,090 high school students involved in a detracking effort in an urban school at which heterogeneous core classes in English and history were implemented. Data suggest that the core program promoted greater academic success for more students while maintaining rigorous academic standards and a culturally sensitive curriculum. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Research supported by Grant R117D-40005 from the Office of Educational Research and Improvement to the Center for Research on the Education of Students Placed at Risk. Version of a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (1996).