Urban Schools: The Challenge of Location and Poverty

Urban Schools: The Challenge of Location and Poverty

by Laura Lippman, Shelley Burns, Edith K. McArthur
     
 

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Illuminates the condition of education in urban schools compared to schools in other locations. Also explores differences between students from urban schools & students in other locations on a broad spectrum of student & school characteristics. Contents: education outcomes (student achievement, educational attainment, economic outcomes); student background…  See more details below

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Illuminates the condition of education in urban schools compared to schools in other locations. Also explores differences between students from urban schools & students in other locations on a broad spectrum of student & school characteristics. Contents: education outcomes (student achievement, educational attainment, economic outcomes); student background characteristics & afterschool activities; school experiences (school resources & staff, school programs & coursetaking, student behavior). Bibliography. Over 100 charts & tables.

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ISBN-13:
9780788136320
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
12/28/1996
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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