ERIC Number: EJ624729
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Social Promotion or Retention? Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right.
Parker, Dennis R.
Leadership, v30 n4 p12-14,16 Mar-Apr 2001
With passage of several recent laws, the California State legislature intended to end social promotion, replacing it with a system of prevention, intervention, and retention. The "strategic schooling" approach depends on three elements: targets (both students and content), continuous feedback via assessments, and organizational and classroom know-how. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: California