ERIC Number: EJ576543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Underachievement among Spatially Gifted Students.
Gohm, Carol L.; Humphreys, Lloyd G.; Yao, Grace
American Educational Research Journal, v35 n3 p515-31 Fall 1998
High school students gifted in spatial ability were selected from a large national sample and compared to those gifted in mathematical ability on multiple measures. The students gifted with spatial ability had interests less compatible with traditional coursework and lower levels of academic and occupational success. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Research supported by the Pioneer Fund and the University of Illinois Department of Psychology.