Preventing failure at school

Kovacs, Karen
October 1998
OECD Observer;Oct/Nov98, Issue 214, p8
Academic Journal
Focuses on efforts to prevent educational failure, and to improve overall achievement and reduce the instances of student drop out. Economic and social concerns that affect economic failure; Percentage of young people in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development's member countries that leave secondary school without skills and qualifications; How to deal with under-achievement.


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