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ERIC Number: EJ484556
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1045-3830
Test Anxiety in African American School Children.
Turner, Brenda G.; And Others
School Psychology Quarterly, v8 n2 p140-52 Sum 1993
Examined test anxiety in African American elementary school children (n=168) from urban, lower socioeconomic status school district. Found prevalence of test anxiety was 41%. Academic achievement of test anxious children was significantly lower than that of their peers. Test-anxious group perceived themselves to be less cognitively and socially competent and expressed more negative feelings of general self-worth. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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