ERIC Number: EJ618624
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Middle Schools Under Siege: Responding to the Attack.
Beane, James A.
Middle School Journal, v30 n5 p3-6 May 1999
Discusses criticism of middle school reform based on questions about the universality and intensity of the characteristics of early adolescence. Suggests ways in which middle school advocates might respond to various criticisms, from using research evidence to supplementing their emphasis on development with a socially conscious commitment to democratic values and practices. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For first part of this discussion, see PS 531 246 in March 1999 issue.