ERIC Number: EJ431279
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Personal Patterns of Underachievement.
Gallagher, James J.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v14 n3 p221-33 Spr 1991
This paper on underachievement in gifted students distinguishes between environmental, personal-neurological, and personal-psychological causes of underachievement. Characteristics of gifted underachievers are described, and strategies to change the pattern of the "personal-psychological" underachiever are discussed, with emphasis on coping strategies. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Update: Underserved Gifted.