TITLE

Planning for the Transition to High School

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Principal;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on what schools and principals can do to plan for their students' transition from middle school to high school. It is suggested that this transition sets the tone for high school graduation. Presented in the article is why it is important for schools to develop transition programs, and how those programs can be created effectively. INSET: A Ninth-Grade Academy.
ACCESSION #
22800580

 

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