ERIC Number: EJ485500
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Attitudes Toward Mathematics and Science of African-American, Mexican-American, and Chinese-American Middle Grade Students Identified as Gifted.
Yong, Fung L.
Focus on Learning Problems in Mathematics, v15 n1 p52-61 Win 1993
Investigated group, grade, and gender differences in attitudes toward mathematics and science of gifted middle grades students (n=256) from three ethnic backgrounds. All groups exhibited positive attitudes. Significant group differences were found in students' perceptions of teachers' attitudes, mathematics anxiety, effectance motivation, and science attitudes. (Contains 30 references.) (MKR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Fennema Sherman Mathematics Attitudes Scales