ERIC Number: EJ447201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
A Special Friend: Adolescent Mentors for Young, Economically Disadvantaged, Potentially Gifted Students.
Wright, Lisa; Borland, James H.
Roeper Review, v14 n3 p124-29 Mar 1992
The mentorship component of Project Synergy at Teachers College, Columbia University (New York), develops the talent of potentially gifted, economically disadvantaged urban kindergarten children, by matching them with mentors from a school for gifted urban minority middle school students. This paper describes training, the mentoring relationship and activities, and program evaluation. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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