contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 1485

Ending Social Promotion: Results from the First Two Years - A study of Chicago's program to end social promotion found that 56% of students who attended the mandatory Summer Bridge Program improved enough to be promoted to the next grade. But it also showed that many of those same students were not able to maintain progress and, a year later, were at risk of failing again. (Melissa Roderick, Anthony S. Bryk, Brian A. Jacob, John Q. Easton, and Elaine Allensworth, Consortium on Chicago School Research, December 1999)...

Related Issues

Scheduling/School Calendar

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy