ERIC Number: EJ656726
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Michigan School Readiness Program Evaluation through Age Ten.
Xiang, Zongping; Schweinhart, Lawrence J.
Journal of At-Risk Issues, v8 n1 p17-23 Spr 2002
Presents findings from a longitudinal evaluation of the effectiveness of the Michigan School Readiness Program, which targeted four-year-olds at risk for school failure. Compared to nonparticipants of similar age and socioeconomic background, 24 percent more participants passed the grade 4 state literacy test, 16 percent more passed the mathematics test, and 35 percent fewer repeated a grade. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan