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Re: No child left behind - overcrowding

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From: Woody Duncan (wduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Apr 10 2003 - 18:23:38 PDT


There is a direct correlation between overcrowded classes
and becoming invisible and getting lost.
                                Woody in KC

dawn stien wrote:
>
> Overcrowding and failure rate have been on my mind
> lately. I've had a least three very bright students
> who have eventually admitted to me they are repeating
> 6th grade. I am so upset becuase I also recently
> found out the statistics on students who fail and the
> correlation to dropping out.
>
> Does anyone know of any research on overcrowded class
> size and dropout ratio?
>
> Dawn

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