ERIC Number: EJ378897
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Is Being Gifted a Social Handicap?
Coleman, Laurence J.; Cross, Tracy L.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v11 n4 p41-56 Sum 1988
Interviews with 15 gifted/talented adolescents indicated that many of them experienced giftedness as a social handicap. Some students coped with this by managing information about themselves to minimize their visibility as gifted students to others. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A