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ERIC Number: EJ483014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0013-5976
High- and Low-Risk Characteristics of Youth: The Five Cs of Competency.
McWhirter, J. Jeffries; And Others
Elementary School Guidance and Counseling, v28 n3 p188-96 Feb 1994
Identifies and discusses five basic skill strengths or skill deficits that mark critical difference between low-risk and high-risk youth. The "Five Cs of Competency" described include critical school competencies, concept of self and self-esteem, communication skills, coping ability, and control. Contends that these characteristics discriminate youths with high potential for success from those who are not doing well. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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