Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Educational acceleration; Gifted children--Correlation with content subjects;
The purpose of this paper is to examine academic acceleration. It looks at the rationale, different forms of acceleration, benefits, disadvantages, and guidelines that should be considered when accelerating. In addition, this paper examines teachers' beliefs and why they hold these beliefs concerning acceleration. Finally, the last chapter summarizes this study and draws conclusions from the literature and suggests recommendations for further study.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Charles R. May
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©1998 Lisa Moldenhauer
Moldenhauer, Lisa, "Academic acceleration of gifted children" (1998). Graduate Research Papers. 1220.