ERIC Number: EJ575319
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Gifted Black Males in an Urban High School: Factors that Influence Achievement and Underachievement.
Hebert, Thomas P.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v21 n4 p385-414 Sum 1998
The case studies reported in this article describe the experiences of two gifted African-American males in an urban high school, one an achiever and one an underachiever. Factors that distinguished the school-life experiences of the two gifted young men are identified and implications for fostering academic achievement are discussed. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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