TITLE

Reading,writing,and retention:A primer on grade retention research

AUTHOR(S)
Jimerson, Shane R.; Kaufman, Amber M.
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Reading Teacher;Apr2003, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p622
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the inefficacy of both grade retention and social promotion to solve the problem of school failures; Grade retention or social promotion as solutions for students' academic struggles; Characteristics of retained students; Effects of grade retention on academic achievement.
ACCESSION #
9463610

 

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