Open Access Graduate Research Paper
This study examined the effects of retention in regards to children's academic success. The features of retention, research and literature associated with retention, and the benefits and disadvantages were discussed. Guidelines were presented for teachers, along with the appropriate strategies to use in grade level retention. In addition, conclusions were drawn from literature and recommendations for the future facilitation of retention policies.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Charles R. May
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©2002 Pat Davison
Davison, Pat, "Retention in the new millennium" (2002). Graduate Research Papers. 401.