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Preventing School Failure
Discussion of a program aimed at preventing school failure.
# 122283 | 1,000 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Education (Reading) , Education (Elementary School)

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This paper describes a parent education training program for kindergarten and elementary school students targeting prevention of school failure. It further examines the positive outcomes of parent training including increased language achievement in children and improvements in children's overall school behavior.

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"The importance of parent training as a means of preventing school failure and dropout as well as dealing with a host of behavioral problems cannot be overemphasized, most especially when these programs are provided in children's early school years. Moreover these programs work especially well with minority families. (Alexander Entwistle Horsey) In general, parent training has been found to produce several positive outcomes. These outcomes include increased children's language achievement, improvements in children's overall school behavior, an enhancement..."

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