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Compensatory Education

Scope Note: 
Education that seeks to compensate for environmental and experiential deficits in relation to such areas as schooling, housing, employment, poverty, racism, and other social and cultural factors
Category: Educational Process: Societal Perspectives
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Use this term instead of
Compensatory Development
Compensatory Education Programs (1966 1980)
Compensatory Opportunity
Related Terms
After School Education
At Risk Students
Cultural Enrichment
Developmental Studies Programs
Early Intervention
Educationally Disadvantaged
Extended School Day
Rehabilitation Programs
Remedial Instruction
Remedial Programs
Study Centers
Supplementary Education
Transitional Programs
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966