- About Us
Release Date: September 1, 1988
File Size: 6.7 MB
File Format: pdf
This report examines the needs of young adolescents and evaluates the quality of schools' responses, focusing on specific schools that have implemented effective programs. Findings of the Children's Defense Fund's survey of state policies at the middle-grades level also are included. Finally, this report recommends measures that the federal government and the states can take to help schools meet their critical mission.