ERIC Number: EJ611308
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Peer Groups, Families, and School Failure among Urban Children: Elements of Risk and Successful Interventions.
Henry, David B.
Preventing School Failure, v44 n3 p97-104 Spr 2000
While focusing on the urban context, this article reviews research regarding the family and peer contexts of risk for antisocial behavior and school failure as well as recent empirical evidence supporting strategies for intervention. Early intervention, family interventions, and school environments that discourage aggression are urged. (Contains extensive references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme Issue: School Factors That Promote Success or Failure.