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ERIC Number: EJ427075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0261-4294
Some Ways of Helping Underachievers.
Willings, David; Greenwood, Bill
Gifted Education International, v7 n1 p27-32 1990
A program of intervention called therapeutic tutoring to help underachievers is described. Intervention centers around students' loci of control, through a process of identifying areas in which students feel empowered and relating academic experiences to these areas. Academic exercises based on Monopoly, cricket, rugby, soap operas, field hockey, and synchronized swimming are described. (PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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