Resource: When Gifted Students Underachieve: What You Can Do About It (The Practical Strategies Series in Gifted Education)
Website: When Gifted Students Underachieve: What You Can Do About It (The Practical Strategies Series in Gifted Education)
Author: Rimm, S.
ISBN: 978-1593631932
Publisher: Prufrock Press Inc.
URL: http://www.prufrock.com/productdetails.cfm?PC=589
Year: 2005
Description: Sylvia Rimm, Ph.D., one of the leading experts in the underachievement of gifted students, looks at the various causes of underachievement, discusses the characteristics of gifted underachievers, and provides educators with solid advice on combating underachievement in this population. This guide offers guidance for understanding the pressures students face in school and at home, motivating students for success, adjusting curriculum to engage these students, improving the self-concept of students, and working with parents to reverse the patterns of underperformance.

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