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ERIC Number: EJ446339
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-8731
American Indian Gifted and Talented Students: Their Problems and Proposed Solutions.
Robbins, Rockey
Journal of American Indian Education, v31 n1 p15-24 Oct 1991
The coordinator of a summer residential enrichment program for gifted Indian students reports their thoughts on Indian identity and peer and family pressures to suppress their abilities. Students outlined educational problems and solutions related to racial prejudice, high Indian dropout rates, few Indians in higher education, and high unemployment. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue on gifted and talented education for American Indians and Alaska Natives.