... Activities Online Research http users.stargate.net/cokids/In-Grade_Retention.html http www.nwrel.org/comm/monthly/shedding.html http://www.fairtest.org/arn/retenfct.htm
Natriello, G. Failing Grades for Retention School Administrator, 55, August 1998.
Edley, Ch., Wald, J. The grade retention fallacy. The Boston Globe, Opinion Editorial.
Darling-Hammond, L. Alternatives to Grade Retention. School Administrator, 55, August 1998.
Outline for Research
1. What is Retention
2. Current literature on this problem
3. Pros and cons of grad retention
4. limitations of this approach
5. Outcomes of grade retention