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ERIC Number: EJ669079
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1082-4669
"Becoming" Effective: Lessons from One State's Reform Initiative in Schools Serving Low-Income Students.
Brock, Karen Johannesen; Groth, Cori
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, v8 n2 p167-90 2003
Examined the change process in 54 schools serving diverse, low-income students over four years as they strove to become more effective. Case study data highlighted distinct differences in the approach to reform among schools. Schools in which adults perceived a real opportunity to improve students' academic circumstances were able to transform their schools in more substantial ways than schools in which adults perceived little hope for increasing student learning. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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