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Document Number: 3877

Critical Issue: Beyond Social Promotion and Retention: Five Strategies To Help Students Succeed - This issue brief from the North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL) discusses research findings that social promotion and retention polices are ineffective in improving student performance. The brief offers five alternative strategies to help students succeed. (Debra Johnson, NCREL, 2001)...


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At-Risk (incl. Dropout Prevention)
Promotion/Retention

 
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