ERIC Number: EJ591948
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Room To Grow.
Perspectives: Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity at Ohio University, v3 n1 p22-25 Spr-Sum 1999
A West Virginia study that found that smaller poor schools did better academically than larger poor schools is being replicated in four states. Discusses the survival and successes of one tiny Ohio school, the role of small schools' social capital in compensating for poverty, a small-school researcher's recommended school sizes, and changing attitudes toward school consolidation. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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