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Author San Antonio, Donna Marie, 1951-

Title Adolescent lives in transition : how social class influences the adjustment to middle school / Donna Marie San Antonio.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  373.236 S197A    Check Shelf
Description xvii, 326 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-311) and index.
Contents A methodology for research with young students -- Hillside : on the way to somewhere else -- Lakeview : journey's end -- Mountainview Middle School -- Sixth grade hopes, seventh grade discoveries -- A transition for parents and teachers -- Classrooms, teams, and teaching styles -- How students shape less-structured environments -- Peer, home, and school self-esteem -- Extracurricular participation -- Ability grouping -- Success and struggle in the transition to middle school -- Implications for research, policy, and practice.
Subject Middle schools -- United States -- Sociological aspects -- Case studies.
Middle school students -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Case studies.
ISBN 0791460355 alkaline paper
0791460363 paperback alkaline paper
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