Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)



First Advisor

Jay W. Reeve

First Committee Member

Dorothy Seaberg

Second Committee Member

M. Lewis Mason

Third Committee Member

Edward W. Pohlman

Fourth Committee Member

J. Philip Wogamann


It was the purpose of this study (1) to identify and to group underachievers in the fifth grade through achievement teat scores, report card ratings, and teacher evaluation; (2) to obtain a measure of personality characteristics, expressed attitudes toward school, and visual motor coordination; and (3) to compare the responses of each underachieving group with those of each other group, and with the responses of able successful students.



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