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Academic Support Services

Scope Note: 
Remedial, supplementary, or preventive assistance provided by educational institutions to help their students successfully complete course assignments and instructional program requirements, such as high stakes educational tests. Services may include: individual tutoring; homework help; and small group instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, test-taking strategies, study skills, etc. These services, which generally take place outside of normal class time, may be scheduled at fixed times or offered on a walk-in basis.
Category: Curriculum Organization
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Academic Support Programs
Instructional Support (Students)
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After School Education
At Risk Students
Developmental Studies Programs
Educational Strategies
Extended School Day
Guided Pathways
Help Seeking
Low Achievement
Pupil Personnel Services
Remedial Programs
Student Needs
Student Personnel Services
Study Centers
Study Skills
Supplementary Education
Transitional Programs
Added to ERIC: 7/8/2008