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Underachievement

reversing the process : a parents guide for assisting your underachiever to success

by Carolyn Warnemuende

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Published by Family Life Publications in Sunset Beach, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Underachievers -- Education -- United States.,
    • Learning disabled children -- Education -- United States.,
    • Education -- Parent participation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementCarolyn Warnemuende, John H. Samson.
      ContributionsSamson, John H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC4691 .W37 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 201 p. :
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1573193M
      ISBN 100962892513
      LC Control Number91070386
      OCLC/WorldCa24695939

      Thus underachievement is a collection of symptoms, and underachieving children will cause other family and relationship problems. Underachievement can be reversed, and parents and teachers can help children modify their own expectations and develop the confidence to .   A research review revealed that low or lack of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, self-regulation, and self-efficacy also account for the underachievement of gifted kids.

        This book provides a critical analysis of two sides of the underachievement debate, at each of the three levels of focus - international, the UK and the individual. On the one hand, it will consider the 'crisis' account; of falling standards and failing pupils and, on the other, present an alternative account, which urges a re-evaluation of the.   ‘The problem of boys' underachievement in education is intrinsically interesting and the book offers a very engaging and readable analysis of the several factors that generate it, along with strongly credible pointers on how to ameliorate it.’ International Review of Education, January , Vol Issue 1, –

      The underachievement of gifted students is a perplexing phenomenon. Too often, for no apparent reason, students who show great academic promise fail to perform at a level commensurate with their previously documented abilities, frustrating both parents and teachers (Whitmore, ). The process of defining underachievement, identifying. Underachievement is a pervasive problem which results in a tremendous waste of human potential in this country, even among our most able students. Studies have generally shown the dropout rate among gifted high school students enrolled in regular public schools .


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