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Flunking grades : research and policies on retention

Author: Lorrie A Shepard
Publisher: London u.a. : Falmer Pr., 1990.
Series: Education policy perspectives; Policy studies and evaluation series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
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This book challenges the efficacy of the policy of American schools of holding children back in grade for a year, and presents evidence that the policy is damaging to those retained, especially to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorrie A Shepard
ISBN: 1850003386 9781850003380 1850003394 9781850003397
OCLC Number: 165457679
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: VIII, 243 Seiten : Diagramme.
Contents: A meta-analysis of research on grade retention, C.T.Holmes; a review of research on kindergarten retention, L.A.Shepard; academic and emotional effects of kindergarten in one school district, L.A.Shepard and M.L.Smith; attitudes of parents, students and educators toward repeating a grade, D.Byrnes; teachers' beliefs about retention, M.L.Smith; ending school promotion in Waterford - appearance and reality, M.C.Ellwein and G.V.Glass; repeating and dropping out of school, J.Grissom and L.A.Shepard; alternatives to student retention - new images of the learner, the teacher and classroom learning, P.L.Peterson; policy implications of retention research, E.House.
Series Title: Education policy perspectives; Policy studies and evaluation series
Responsibility: ed. by Lorrie A. Shepard ...

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