ERIC Number: EJ674019
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Policy Initiatives To Improve Urban Schools: An Agenda.
Bainbridge, William L.; Lasley, Thomas J., II; Sundre, Steven M.
Education and Urban Society, v35 n3 p292-99 May 2003
Examines how to improve urban schools, outlining 14 strategies that urban educators can consider as they seek to handle the unique problems confronting urban students. Strategies include increasing the availability of well-planned early childhood education programs, increasing student time on task by lengthening the school year, developing initiatives to ease tension for children in stepfamilies, carefully examining school governance structures, and eliminating social promotion. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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