ERIC Number: EJ414912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Gifted, Disaffected, Disruptive Youths and the Alternative High School.
Osborne, Janet K.; Byrnes, Deborah A.
Gifted Child Today (GCT), v13 n3 p45-48 May-Jun 1990
This article discusses case studies of eight gifted/talented youths (one female) identified through an in-depth study of a rural alternative high school. All left or were expelled from regular schools for behavioral reasons. Many had drug/alcohol problems and/or criminal records. Postsecondary education and employment are described, as is program philosophy. (PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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