ERIC Number: ED341882
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
22nd Annual Survey of High Achievers: Attitudes and Opinions from the Nation's High Achieving Teens.
Who's Who among American High School Students, Northbrook, IL.
This study surveyed high school students (N=1,879) who were student leaders or high achievers in the spring of 1991 for the purpose of determining their attitudes. Students were members of the junior or senior high school class during the 1990-91 academic year and were selected for recognition by their principals or guidance counselors, other faculty members, national youth organizations, or the publishing company because of their high achievement in academics, activities, community service, athletics, or their performance in national scholarship or award contests. Statistical results from the study are presented in these areas: demographics; education; employment/spending money; college plans; careers and lifestyles; global economy; environment/politics; hero/heroine for 90s/Persian Gulf War/Armed Forces; suicide; dating/marriage; Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome; sexual issues; abortion; drugs/alcohol/tobacco; date rape; death penalty; and gun control. (ABL)
Descriptors: High Achievement, High School Seniors, High School Students, High Schools, Leaders, National Surveys, Student Attitudes
Educational Communications, Inc., 721 N. McKinley Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Who's Who among American High School Students, Northbrook, IL.
Note: For 21st annual survey, see ED 328 171.