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ERIC Number: EJ1103106
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-2222-1735
The Level of Shyness among Talented Students in Light of Socio-Economic Level of the Family in Riyadh
Asi, Khaled Yousef
Journal of Education and Practice, v7 n15 p48-53 2016
The present study aimed to identify the level of shyness among talented students in the city of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and detect differences according to the variable of socio-economic level of the family. The sample consisted of (101) students, who randomly chosen from centers of talented students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Shyness scale utilized in this study. The results showed that the arithmetic mean of the feeling of shyness among the participants was medium, and the results indicated that there were statistically significant differences in the level of feeling shy attributed to the socio-economic level of the family in favor of those with low- socioeconomic level. The study recommended the need to develop strategies and programs, by educational officials, which contribute to the reduction of the level of shyness among talented students, including those with low socio-economic level.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Saudi Arabia
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