Follow-Up with Students After 6 Years of Participation in Project EXCITE

  title={Follow-Up with Students After 6 Years of Participation in Project EXCITE},
  author={Seon-young Lee and Paula Olszewski‐Kubilius and George Peternel},
  journal={Gifted Child Quarterly},
  pages={137 - 156}
Project EXCITE is a program for minority students that supplements the regular school offerings with an emphasis on enhancing students' interest and performance in math and science. This study examines the experience and perceptions of 14 student participants in the program and their parents. In student and parent interviews, Project EXCITE was deemed fun and challenging and as enabling the students to enrich and improve academic performance. A desire for placement in advanced academic settings… Expand

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