ERIC Number: EJ635070
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Gender Differences in the Motivation for and Selection of Courses in a Summer Program for Academically Talented Students.
Schweigardt, Wendy J.; Worrell, Frank C.; Hale, Robert J.
Gifted Child Quarterly, v45 n4 p283-93 Fall 2001
This study examined gender differences in course enrollment patterns, reasons for course choice, and enjoyment of course with 804 high school students attending a summer enrichment program for academically talented students. Gender and ethnic group differences were found in enrollment patterns, reasons (internal or external) for course choice, and course enjoyment (when related to reasons for choice). (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A