Resource: Encouraging Bright Girls to Keep Shining
Website: Encouraging Bright Girls to Keep Shining
Author: Dona J. Matthews & Elizabeth M. Smyth
University: Hunter College
URL: http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/gifted-ed/articles/ShiningGirls.shtml
Description: This is Dona J. Matthew's article, with Elizabeth M. Smyth, hosted by the Hunter College's Center for Gifted Studies and Education. Focusing on why gifted girls stop "shining" in middle school, and why educators and parents need to do something about it, the article ends with research based strategies for educators to help advance academic achievement in middle school girls.

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