The Relationship of Prior Ability and Family Characteristics to School Attendance and School Achievement in Rural Guatemala

@inproceedings{Irwin2009TheRO,
  title={The Relationship of Prior Ability and Family Characteristics to School Attendance and School Achievement in Rural Guatemala},
  author={Marc Irwin and Patricia L. Engle and Charles Yarbrongh and Robert E. Klein and John D Townsend},
  year={2009}
}
The present study investigated the relationship between a number of anthropometric indices and behavioral development during the first 2 years ofHfe in rural Guatemala. Length and weight were the indices most strongly correlated with behavioral development. If the effect of the infant's length and weight was statistically controlled for, none of the other… CONTINUE READING