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ERIC Number: EJ843265
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 31
ISSN: ISSN-1555-6913
A Ray of Hope for Girls in Trouble: Alternative Education Services in a Singapore Girls' Home
Zhang, Kaili Chen; Wu, Deirdra I-Hwey
Journal of the International Association of Special Education, v10 n1 p26-32 Spr 2009
This paper provides a trans-cultural perspective of emotional/behavioral difficulties and a brief overview of the subculture of today's young adolescent girls. Features of successful alternative education services provided at a Singapore girls' home are also presented. This paper concludes with a consideration of implications for teachers and other professionals working with girls in trouble.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Singapore