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ERIC Number: EJ626287
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
The Promise of After-School Programs.
Miller, Beth M.
Educational Leadership, v58 n7 p6-12 Apr 2001
After-school program participation is associated with higher grades and test scores, especially for low-income students. Programs come in three types: school-age childcare, youth development, and educational after-school programs. Few programs meet students' needs, due to inadequate funding, poorly trained leadership, transient staff, inappropriate facilities, and unclear mission. (Contains 20 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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