ERIC Number: EJ363535
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Why Do Bright Children Underachieve?
Rimm, Sylvia B.
Gifted Child Today (GCT), v10 n6 p30-36 Nov-Dec 1987
The stresses of underachieving gifted children and the reasons for those stresses are examined. These stresses include pressure to be brilliant, creative, popular, and good. Recommendations for dealing with underachievement syndrome are provided, and brief case studies of underachieving gifted children are cited. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A