ERIC Number: EJ592925
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
The Advantages of High/Scope: Helping Children Lead Successful Lives.
Schweinhart, Lawrence J.; Weikart, David P.
Educational Leadership, v57 n1 p76,78 Sep 1999
The High/Scope educational approach emphasizes child-initiated learning activities for preschool/elementary school children. A research study shows that compared to children receiving direct instruction, High/Scope kids later showed more prosocial and less antisocial behaviors. Another study showed that poor High/Scope students had better achievement scores. Contains 11 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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