ERIC Number: EJ541603
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Prognosis for Homeless Children and Adolescents.
Reganick, Karol A.
Childhood Education, v73 n3 p133-35 Spr 1997
Notes that children and adolescents appear to suffer the most detrimental effects of homelessness. Discusses the problems faced by homeless youth and the educational systems that must respond to them, including causes and demographics of homelessness, detrimental effects of shelters, the victimization of homeless adolescents, and educational and developmental implications. Concludes with a recommendation for comprehensive, integrated interventions. (EV)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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