ERIC Number: EJ621390
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Gifted Males Pursuing Careers in Elementary Education: Factors that Influence a Belief in Self.
Hebert, Thomas P.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v24 n1 p7-45 Fall 2000
The lives of six gifted, male undergraduates were examined to understand how their life experiences influenced their decision to pursue elementary education as a career. Results found they had a strong belief in self, which was influenced by formative experiences with difficult issues, exposure to male teachers, and open-minded parents. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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