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The differential educational attainment of children

Stephen Lung Wai Tang

The differential educational attainment of children

an empirical study of Hong Kong

by Stephen Lung Wai Tang

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Published .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Hong King.
    • Subjects:
    • Educational attainment -- China -- Hong King.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stephen Lung-wai Tang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 82/233
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Paginationx, 243 leaves.
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3067356M
      LC Control Number82164672

        1. Teacher pupil relationships Cecile Wright () Found that teachers perceived ethnic minority children differently from white children. Asian children were seen as a problem that could be ignored, receiving the least attention and often being excluded from classroom discussion and rarely asked to answer questions. Teachers assumed their command of the English language was.   Social class differentials in educational attainment have been extensively studied in numerous countries. In this paper, we begin by examining class differentials in the progression to higher secondary education among year-old children in England and Wales. As has been shown for other countries, the differentials result both from the primary.

        Buy Educational Attainment and Society (Continuum Studies in Education (Hardcover)): Read Kindle Store Reviews -   These education categories reflect only the highest level of educational attainment. They do not take into account completion of training programs in the form of apprenticeships and other on-the-job training, which may also influence earnings and unemployment rates.

        The amount of interest displayed by parents in their children’s education was seen by Douglas as the most important factor in any child’s attainment in the education system. The attitudes of parents on the topic of education can also become apparent to teachers and this may then encourage the teacher to treat one pupil differently from another. Preface Contents Acronyms and abbreviations Introduction 1. Empirical and theoretical approaches 2. Reconceptualisation Locating attainment 3. Contexts 4. Patterns of differential attainment Explaining attainment 5. The relevance of gender 6. The imapct of social stratification Theorising attainment 7. Situational adaptations and educational practices Congruence approach Conclus.


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Educational Attainment of Children and Socio-Economical Differences in Contemporary Society: /ch Access to education for all has been restricted due to the rigid socio-economic structures prevalent in different parts of the world.

Almost every nationAuthor: Kannan Subramaniam. Differential educational attainment by class: Explanations. Read the information on page 1.

Explain what is meant by equality of opportunity and why this is considered important 2. Explain how quantitative data have been used to measure class and educational attainment 3.

Explain the interpretivist criticisms of this. Social class differentials in educational attainment have been extensively studied in numerous countries.

In this paper, we begin by examining class differentials in The differential educational attainment of children book progression to higher. between educational cost and resource distribution on the one hand, and the class differential in educational attainment, on the other hand.

Axioms of the First Model Axiom 1: Class Structure Class structure consists of three classes: service, working and under classes. The service class is the highest and the under class is the lowest.

Demography of Children and Youth; Published: May ; Educational attainment of children from single-parent families: Differences by exposure, gender, and race.

Sheila Fitzgerald Krein 1 &Cited by:   A lack of cultural integration is often blamed for hindering immigrant families’ economic progression. This paper explores whether there are in fact long-term consequences by investigating intergenerational effects of parental ethnic identity on the next generation’s human capital accumulation.

Results based on longitudinal data from the German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) indicate a. the issues of low attainment at school and explores the policy response and context relating to the educational outcome of black children.

The second part discusses the theoretical framework concerned with ‘embodied intersectionality’ of race, gender and social class in making sense of the role of education in the (re)production of inequality. 2) children’s cultural capital is converted into educational credentials.

3) educational credentials are a major mechanism of social reproduction in advanced capitalist societies. children under 18 years of age was percent in March. unchanged from a year earlier.

(See tables 6 and 7; data were collected in the Annual Social and Economic Supplement to the CPS.) Educational attainment. The educational attainment of women ages 25 to 64 in the labor force has risen substantially over the past 40 years.

Economic Segregation Affects Children’s Educational Attainment” (Social Forces). She is the author economic mobility and completing a book on the consequences of economic inequality for differential effects on children of different gender or race.

Welfare income is found to be negatively. Highlights We analyze educational attainment of young immigrant children in The Netherlands. We focus on tests for reading literacy, mathematical skills and science skills.

Immigrant children with two immigrant parents perform worse on all tests. Immigrant children from homogeneous ethnicity marriages also perform worse. The negative performance depends on the age of arrival in. The key out-school factor that might impact differential achievement by social class is material deprivation.

Material deprivation is the inability to afford basic resources. This will mean pupils are unable to afford things like sufficient food, heating or clothing and educational resources, which. Psychological science offers an understanding of educational disparities and strategies to redress them.

Developmental psychologists have identified how differences in early childhood education and childcare are associated with academic performance and school readiness for ethnic and racial minority children prior to their entry into K schools.

Cultural Deprivation theory holds that some groups, such as the lower social classes, have inferior norms, values, skills and knowledge which prevent them from achieving in education.

Inferior language skills, and the fact that working class parents do not value education are largely to blame for working class underachievement, rather than material deprivation. Sociologists typically study the effects of parental education, class, or socio-economic status on children's educational achievement (e.g.

grade point averages, standardized test results, etc.) or attainment (e.g. completion of high school, college, or post-graduate educational degrees).

The results showed a negative relation between school poverty and educational attainment, however, this negative relation was weaker for adolescents with higher levels of agreeableness. Specifically, in low poverty schools, agreeableness did not predict differences in educational attainment.

The results were in line with the diathesis-stress model. External factors Cultural deprivation Theorists argue that we acquire basic values and attitudes needed for educational success through primary socialisation in the family.

However many working class families fail to socialise their children adequately, as a result they develop culturally deprived. There are three main aspects of cultural deprivation: Intellectual development, attitudes and.

For example, the differential impact of parental educational attainment on differences in mental well-being between White versus Black college students remains unknown. Aims. With a national scope, this study explored racial differences in the effect of parental educational attainment on the mental well-being of college students in the United.

Education "Educational attainment" corresponds to the SES because it is a cross cutting phenomena for all individuals. An individual’s educational attainment is considered to be the bench mark for his over all achievement in life, reflected through his grades or degree.

Consequently, education plays a. Also, lack of income means children from poor families loses out on educational visits, access to internet, fewer books etc. Other factors of how social class affect educational attainment are labelling. Teachers tend to evaluate pupils in terms of an ideal student by looking at personal factors: speech, appearance and social class.

Background: Although high educational attainment is linked to better health and lower health risk behaviors, this effect may be systemically smaller for racial and ethnic minority groups compared to Whites.

However, it is still unknown whether these diminished returns also apply to marginalization based on sexual orientation. Aims: In a national sample of adults which was composed of people of. In some countries, such as China, having or more books in the home propels children years further in their education.

In the United States, the effect is less, years. "This is a timely and bold book detailing the findings of a mixed-methods, longitudinal study of differential educational attainment across three sixth-form colleges in England [with] some interesting asides in the book What makes this a fascinating work is the insight that it provides into the approach to educational research"Format: Hardcover.