Date of Award
Master of Arts
Dr. Edward F. Overton
Dr. Franklin R. Jones
Dr. Calvin H. Phippins
There have been many causes for underachievement. These varied with the school, the type of instruction, the teacher, the classroom, the home background, and the student, but many causes were basically the same regardless of the situation or student involved.
Statement of the problem. This study was undertaken to find information that might reveal the possible causes of underachievement in the eighth grade of large urban high school for the year 1962-1963.
Westlow, Ann N., "Possible causes of underachievement in the eighth grade of a large urban high school for year 1962-1963" (1964). Master's Theses. 1148.