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Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)
Most teachers are tempted to take home a child who is in a unhealthy living situation. This is a a story, done in journal format, about a teacher who became a foster parent for a child in her class. This chronicle will investigate the benefits and the trials of this placement for the child and the teacher's family.
Gillespie, Kathy, "Life in the foster lane: A case study of changes in school behaviors and academic performance when a child is placed in a foster home" (1997). College of Education. 208.