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ERIC Number: EJ747959
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Pages: 15
Abstractor: Author
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ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0192-6365
School's Out: Voices from Graduating Seniors Who Choose Not to Immediately Pursue Additional Education
Bruckner, M. Martha; Barnes, Paul E.; Schulte, Laura
NASSP Bulletin, v88 n641 p46-60 2004
The purpose of this study was to illustrate specific factors that influenced graduating high school seniors not to immediately pursue additional education. A 13-item survey was developed to determine student and parental satisfaction with aspects of this decision and to further explore influential factors. Participants included students and parents representing five schools in the Midwest. Results are shared pertaining to student and parental perceptions of factors associated with school experiences and factors unique to their lives outside of school.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: High Schools
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Language: English
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