ERIC Number: EJ594384
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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They Said It Couldn't Be Done: Implementing a Career Academy Program for a Diverse High School Population.
Shorr, Abbe A.; Hon, Jeanne E.
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, v4 n4 p379-91 1999
Describes the development and implementation of the Career Academy program at a high school in Los Angeles, California, and describes the community and business partnerships that support the program. Also describes the effects of the program, a school-within-a-school, on students, including the positive effects of the program's mentoring component. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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