ERIC Number: EJ608091
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Curriculum Reform in a Residential Treatment Program: Establishing High Academic Expectations for Students with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders.
Edwards, Lana; Chard, David J.
Behavioral Disorders, v25 n3 p259-63 May 2000
A sample language arts/history curriculum based on state curriculum standards was created and implemented in a classroom for 22 secondary students with emotional/behavioral disorders in a residential treatment program. Emphasis on story elements and narrative summary writing resulted in improvements in both summary writing skills and academic engagement. The importance of quality curriculum with such students is emphasized. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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