ERIC Number: EJ536524
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Influences on Science Fair Participant Research Design Selection and Success.
Pyle, Eric J.
School Science and Mathematics, v96 n8 p400-06 Dec 1996
Examines the influences on research design selection and success in competition of 22 finalists at the 44th International Science and Engineering Fair. Findings show students are largely accurate in self-reports of design and interact with mentors on several levels outside influences reflect shifts in motivational orientation and success attributions reflect internalization of influences. Contains 24 references. (Author/JRH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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