ERIC Number: EJ607401
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Head Start Children: School Mobility and Achievement in the Early Grades.
Mantzicopoulos, Panayota; Knutson, Dana J.
Journal of Educational Research, v93 n5 p305-11 May-Jun 2000
Examined the relationship of two school mobility indexes (school changes and parental perceptions of mobility effects) to second grade academic achievement. The study involved data from Head Start students who transitioned to public school, from students' teachers, and from students' mothers. Results indicated that frequent school changes in the primary grades related to lower achievement levels. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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