Feelings and Perceptions about Self

Some feelings and perceptions about the self, such as academic aspirations, are related to longer term academic outcomes and, in some cases, non-academic outcomes (Redd, Brooks & McGarvey, 2001; Manlove et al., 2001). 

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Sources Cited

Redd Z., Brooks, J. & McGarvey, A. M. (2001). Background for Community Level Work onEducational Adjustment in Adolescence: Reviewing the Literature on Contributing Factors. Washington, D.C.: Child Trends.

Manlove, J., Terry-Humen, E., Papillo A. R., Franzetta, K., Williams, S. & Ryan S. (2001). Background for Community-Level Work on Positive Reproductive Health in Adolescence: Reviewing the Literature on Contributing Factors. Washington, D.C.: Child Trends.