ERIC Number: EJ548412
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Precocious Black Youths: Neglect of an Academic Underclass.
Smith, Earl; Parker, Keith D.
Challenge: A Journal of Research on African American Men, v7 n3 p5-15 Dec 1996
Examines educational achievement, family income, parents' level of education, college selection, and field of study among 2,658 high-achieving African American high school students with high scores on the Scholastic Aptitude Tests. Findings suggest the important role-modeling effect parents (or other adults) have on students. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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