1996: Girls in the Middle: Working to Succeed in School

1996 Girls in the MiddleGirls in the Middle: Working to Succeed in School and its companion video show how adolescent girls, regardless of their race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, or home region of the country, use a common set of behavioral strategies to meet the challenges of middle school. Girls try out these behaviors in a vital but often misunderstood identity-making process, shifting strategies to fit their circumstances.