Building a Bridge Between Gifted Education and Total School Improvement

Author: Joseph S. Renzulli

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 0788137123

Category: Education

Page: 38

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Intended for those in large school communities who are looking for ways to improve the creative productivity and academic achievement of all students. The Schoolwide Enrichment Model (SEM) provides educators with an adaptable framework for bringing the lasting improvements to education that school personnel have sought for so long. Describes three service delivery components and several organizational components of the SEM that can be used to provide high-level learning opportunities for all students. Glossary. References.
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Cases on Instructional Technology in Gifted and Talented Education

Author: Lennex, Lesia

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1466664908

Category: Education

Page: 585

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As new classroom resources are developed, educators strive to incorporate digital media advancements into their curriculum to provide an enriched learning experience for students with exceptional intelligence, as well as students in need of supplementary instruction. Though the resources exist, their effective use in the classroom is currently lacking. Cases on Instructional Technology in Gifted and Talented Education provides educators with real-life examples and research-based directions for the use of digital media resources in classrooms at all academic levels. This reference work will appeal to educators and researchers interested in enriching P-12 classrooms in order to extend student learning and promote effective e-learning in the classroom.
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Talented Children and Adults

Their Development and Education

Author: Jane Piirto

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 648

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This extremely comprehensive book takes a developmental approach to giftedness and to talent development in all domains. This book is designed to cover both the characteristics of gifted students and to present important information on how to teach them It contains the latest results of federal research projects, suggestions for inclusion, and definitions of who is gifted and talented. General educators.
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Reaching New Horizons

Gifted and Talented Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

Author: Jaime A. Castellano,Eva Diaz

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 307

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This user-friendly text offers a comprehensive overview at the interface between bilingual/multicultural/ESL education and gifted education.Reaching New Horizons is the first book of its kind. Written by nationally recognized and award-winning leaders in both gifted and bilingual education, the authors have collaborated to create a book that bridges research and practice and has far-reaching implications for educators at all levels as culturally and linguistically diverse students continue to impact public education. The book includes chapters on program delivery models (Ch. 6), bilingualism (Ch. 3), and identification and assessment (Ch. 5)-all topics that have come into the forefront of issues faced by bilingual and gifted education teachers of grades K-12.For educators in bilingual and ESL studies, as well as special educators.
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Toward a common agenda

linking gifted education and school reform : a product of the National Training Program for Gifted Education

Author: Council for Exceptional Children

Publisher: Council Exceptional Children

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 29

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Provides the point-counterpoint of leaders of gifted education and school reform as they present diverse views about strategies and programs. Addresses 3 issues: 1. Dimensions of the problem; 2. Defining how we change; and, 3. The connection with gifted education.
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