ERIC Number: EJ594474
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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How Well Do Multiage Intermediate Classrooms Foster Successful Learning for Children?
Krockover, Gerald H.; Pekarek, Rebecca M.; Riggs, Chanda G.; Shepardson, Daniel P.
Educational Forum, v64 n1 p67-74 Fall 1999
A study of a multiage intermediate program (combined grades 3 through 5) revealed that, despite teachers' strong beliefs about developmentally appropriate practices and student-centered methods, they had difficulty putting them into practice. Decision making and classroom planning were teacher centered and often based on national and state standards and proficiency guidelines. (SK)
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