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ERIC Number: EJ605444
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0094-0771
Community Problem Solvers: Working "As One Body."
Halsted, Alice
Middle School Journal, v28 n2 p19-23 Nov 1996
Describes a social action model for teens to address concerns in their community with adult assistance. Identifies five program principles: (1) adult faith in youths' capacity to contribute meaningfully; (2) preparation and support for roles young people select; (3) student selection of the project; (4) acceptance that problems occur; and (5) recognition that perseverance may be the ultimate lesson. (DLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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