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What kind of high schools contribute to college failures?

J. M. Stalnaker

What kind of high schools contribute to college failures?

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Published by Division of Educational Reference, Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English

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  • Indiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Purdue University -- Entrance requirements.,
    • High schools -- Indiana.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.M. Stalnaker and H.H. Remmers.
      SeriesStudies in higher education / Division of Educational Reference, Purdue University ;, XIV, Bulletin / Purdue University ;, 30, no. 5.
      ContributionsRemmers, Hermann Henry, 1892-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2305 .P8 no. XIV.
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p.
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6749073M
      LC Control Number30027455
      OCLC/WorldCa10133655


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Introduction. Recently, high rates of school failure have been followed by grade repetition which has become a distinctive characteristic of many primary school systems even in the developing countries.1 It is estimated that about 8–16% of school-age children repeat a grade in school.2, 3 Moreover, greater numbers of children about 20% are scholastically backward and fail to Cited by: INTRODUCTION.

Recently, high rates of school failure have been followed by grade repetition which has become a distinctive characteristic of many primary school systems even in the developing countries. 1 It is estimated that about 8–16% of school-age children repeat a grade in school. 2,3 Moreover, greater numbers of children about 20% are scholastically backward and fail to achieve good.

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