ERIC Number: EJ388872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Something's Wrong Here and It's Not Me: Challenging the Dilemmas that Block Girls' Success.
Bell, Lee Anne
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v12 n2 p118-30 Win 1989
A group of high-potential girls in grades three-six met with researchers to discuss internal barriers to female achievement. Dilemmas identified as blocking girls' success in school included: smart versus social, silence versus bragging, failure versus perfection, media beauty versus marginality, passive versus aggressive, conforming versus being punished. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Gifted Girls and Gifted Women.