Estudios pedagógicos (Valdivia)
versión On-line ISSN 0718-0705
JADUE, Gladys. Toward a greater permanency in the school system of the children in low-performance risk and of drop-out. Estud. pedagóg. [online]. 1999, n.25, pp.83-90. ISSN 0718-0705. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-07051999000100005.
This article analyses some school and family risk factors that increase the possibility of failure at school. It is suggested that in order to improve childrens chance for a better performance at school, parents of low -income status- should assist the learning process of their children. At the same time, through the development of the «objetivos transversales» it is possible to create at school protective factors that allow a normal development helping students to achieve a good school performance.