Twice Exceptional and Special Populations of Gifted Students

gifted dropouts, but to help them to continue their education. More specifically,
the focus was on exploring personal and educational factors related to their
dropout behavior. Several characteristics of gifted dropouts were found in this
study.

Author: Susan Baum

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483363287

Category: Education

Page: 184

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Gifted students who are at risk because of learning disabilities, gender issues, or economic disadvantages are highlighted in this volume.

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What are possible causes of achievement stress for the learning disabled ? ... (
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Education Dropouts . ERIC Digest # 451 . ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped
and Gifted Children , Reston , Va , Spons Agency - Office of Educational
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Dissertation Abstracts International

Risk factors significantly predicted parent rated PQOL in the Environment domain
. ... Relationships between dropout rates and California High School Exit Exam
scores of 11th grade special education ... of the barriers to identifying gifted
African American students for participation in elementary gifted and talented
programs . ... Adviser : Timothy A. Slocum Order Number DA3352451 Both
legislative mandates such as those of No Child Left Behind ( NCLB ) , and
developments in the ...

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Encyclopedia of Giftedness Creativity and Talent

Barbara Kerr. Boredom with the academic regimen in school is an important
factor to consider in working with gifted students. ... About half of gifted dropouts
are in the lowest quartile of the socioeconomic status level in comparison to
gifted nondropouts. Hispanic ... Nonetheless, educators and advocates for gifted
students need to help those who leave school and are left behind academically.
Kai Kok ...

Author: Barbara Kerr

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412949718

Category: Psychology

Page: 1112

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The three-volume Encyclopedia of Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent presents state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts from the fields of education, psychology, sociology, and the arts.

A Longitudinal Study of the Factors Contributing to the Cognitive and Social Development of Young Adults

For the dropouts , 29 percent ( 2 out of 7 living parents ) are employed outside the
home . ... In their elementary school education , one returnee was in an advanced
/ gifted program and one dropout was in a remedial reading program .

Author: Lorraine Blumenfeld Hertz

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Gifted

Robert D . Strom ( 1967 ) , writing on the general population of dropouts , points
to several factors that cause students to drop out of school . ... Table 7 . 1
Symptoms and Causes of Youngsters Leaving Causes of Underachievement 249
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Author: Joe Khatena

Publisher: Wadsworth

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Category: Education

Page: 564

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Intellectual Stimulation of Gifted Pupils in Small Secondary Schools Through Televised Instruction

In 1959 - 1960 there were no statistically significant differences in dropouts by
sex . In 1960 - 1961 significantly fewer boys than girls dropped out . 5 . The grade
level of the pupil appeared to be a minor factor in the dropout rate . There
seemed ...

Author: Maine. Bureau of Secondary Education

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Category: Gifted children

Page: 134

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Exceptional Child Education Resources

... 630564 , 630566 Emotional Problems 904522 Gifted 630352 Sexual Abuse
630561 Design Requirements Disabilities 904488 Visual ... 904531 Dropout
Characteristics High Risk Students 630417 Dropout Prevention Behavior
Disorders 630415 Learning Disabilities ... Ecological Factors Suicide 630418
Economic Factors Mental Retardation 630514 Economically Disadvantaged
630327 Gifted ...

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Masters Abstracts International

The data revealed that race , ethnicity and socioeconomics are factors affecting
admission into gifted and honors programs . ... Such data facilitated consideration
of factors of alienation from schools felt by dropouts , and were collected in ...

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Minnesota Journal of Education

( Continued from page 9 ) Finally , we know that the most significant causative
factor behind dropouts is the low socio ... It means also a broader and more
flexible curriculum , such as the following : 1 ) Enriched course for the gifted , 2 )
College ...

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Antiachievement Perspectives on School Dropouts

In Dave's case , however , special programming for the gifted , which he met for
the first time in the junior high school , seemed to do more harm than good . The
information available in his elementary school record indicates that two factors
which caused his later difficulties could be ... that the accelerated program ,
already a sacred cow after a few short years , was partly responsible for his
downfall .

Author: Emanuel Frederick Hammer

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Category: Dropouts

Page: 104

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Survey Report of Indiana School Dropout for the Year 1964 1965

which is a primary factor leading to school dropouts . Above all , it is imperative
that schools put forth every effort to instill the one attribute that is needed to get
along in this old world and that is self - confidence . With it they can scale
mountains ...

Author: Rolla F. Pruett

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Category: Dropouts

Page: 61

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Special Education in Multicultural Contexts

Almost invariably , these gifted dropouts are underachievers , talented students
who are unguided , uncounseled , and ... of students with mild disabilities beyond
high school , he found that dropping out was a greater factor in unemployment ...

Author: Margret A. Winzer

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 460

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For a course in multicultural special education. Recognizing the number of children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds is increasing dramatically, this is only text available that integrates both multicultural education and special education. This timely book helps future teachers, practicing teachers, aids, and paraprofessionals understand and accommodate children with disabilities or giftedness in a special education setting or in regular classroom settings. It examines changing instruction and adapting classroom climates, structures, and discipline to address the distinct work styles, views, values, language, and expectations of children from diverse backgrounds.

Reducing Dropouts in Ohio Schools

Guidelines and Promising Practices, a Guide to Dropout Prevention, Intervention
and Remediation Craig R. Toth ... Alienated Gifted Students Another sub - group ,
one that is often overlooked , is represented by underachieving and alienated
gifted students . ... In the list below , any one factor in the potential column may
combine with one or multiple factors ... In the primary grades some gifted students
display characteristics which create conflict leading to aggressive or withdrawn ...

Author: Craig R. Toth

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Category: Dropouts

Page: 59

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The Gifted Student

( 3 References ) A comparison of 21 talented dropouts with 21 talented persisters
found that there was a significant ... 931 Howald , Betty L . " An investigation into
anxiety factors in achieving and underachieving gifted children at the fifth - grade
 ...

Author: Jean Laubenfels

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 220

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Describes books about the characteristics and identification of gifted children, special problems and programs, longitudinal studies, and other research on gifted children

School Dropouts in Orange County

Economic Factors * Hispanic students who drop out of school often cite economic
reasons for leaving school . ... National and State data demonstrate that Hispanic
children are less likely to be placed in programs for gifted and talented ...

Author: Robert J. Nava

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Category: Dropouts

Page: 64

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Journal of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Next , psychological factors affecting gifted children are discussed . ... idea of “
gifted underachievers " seems paradoxical , it is a logical concept based on the
reality that gifted students represent a significant portion of high school dropouts .

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Swaziland National Bibliography

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Current Index to Journals in Education

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Teaching and Counseling Gifted and Talented Adolescents

Although the Brazilian students in the sample are not dropouts , the existence of
the same learning patterns may imply ... feeling experiences for Brazilians '
creative achievements , as well as the factors adult presence and adult
motivation .

Author: Roberta M. Milgram

Publisher: Praeger Pub Text

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 285

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Theoretical and practical information needed to individualize instruction for gifted and talented students with different learning styles in regular classrooms.