ERIC Number: EJ650941
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
A Case for Separate At-Risk Education Standards.
Dallmann-Jones, Anthony S.
Journal of School Improvement, v3 n1 p34-38 Spr 2002
Describes nine facets of quality at-risk education programs that have been identified by the National At-Risk Education Network (NAREN): accelerated academic curriculum, strong literacy component, deliberate self-management program, personalized curriculum, project-experiential-work orientation, smaller school and class size, solid planning and administrative support system, collaborative community model, and comprehensive staff development program. Advocates for special standards for at-risk programs. (Contains 26 references.) (KP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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