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Minimizing transition loss : the hand-off from middle school to high school

Author: Carol J Christian; Kevin S Koett; C Thomas Potter, II
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2018. ©2018
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The transition from middle school to high school poses as one of the most challenging transitions students will make in their academic career in grades K-12. The transition from grade eight to grade posts the greatest loss with the highest dropout rates nationally occurring during this transition. This book shares authentic examples through story telling of the situations students have experienced during their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Christian, Carol J.
Minimizing transition loss.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
(DLC) 2018004587
(OCoLC)1032290046
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carol J Christian; Kevin S Koett; C Thomas Potter, II
ISBN: 9781475842722 1475842724
OCLC Number: 1029252113
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 59 pages)
Contents: Fear of swirlies --
They called him Stinky --
Locker room horror stories --
Cut--disconnected--drifting --
Parents in transition --
Dad's in jail, mom's always high, and I live with my grandparents --
Above his raisin' --
Home visits --
Dual credit, apprenticeships, career academies --
Does anybody hear me? Does anybody see me? Does anybody care? --
"Withit" high school --
Questions ... questions ... questions.
Responsibility: Carol J. Christian, C. Thomas Potter II, and Kevin S. Koett.

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