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ERIC Number: EJ589452
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0740-7874
Breakthrough Schools: Characteristics of Low-Income Schools That Perform as Though They Were High-Income Schools.
Glidden, H. Guy
ERS Spectrum, v17 n2 p21-26 Spr 1999
A study of school achievement and student-income data for 54 Wichita (Kansas) Public Schools over three years revealed six "breakthrough" elementary schools with above-average achievement and proportions of poor students. These schools shared three characteristics: positive school climate, smaller school size, and structural leadership styles. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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