Designing Services and Programs for High-Ability Learners: A Guidebook for Gifted Education / Edition 1

Designing Services and Programs for High-Ability Learners: A Guidebook for Gifted Education / Edition 1

by Jeanne H. Purcell, Rebecca D. Eckert
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412926173

ISBN-13: 9781412926171

Pub. Date: 11/28/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Build a program from the ground up or improve existing services with the guidelines, practical tips, templates, and action plans in this comprehensive yet practical guide.  See more details below

Overview

Build a program from the ground up or improve existing services with the guidelines, practical tips, templates, and action plans in this comprehensive yet practical guide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412926171
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
757,096
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Pat O’Connell Ross
Guest Foreword - Eric J. Smith
Preface - Jeanne H. Purcell and Rebecca D. Eckert
Acknowledgments
About the Editors
Introduction - Sandra N. Kaplan and Joseph S. Renzulli
1. Identifying Students’ Cognitive and Affective Needs - Mary S. Landrum
2. Developing a Mission Statement on the Educational Needs of Gifted and Talented Students - Rebecca D. Eckert
3. Developing a Definition of Giftedness - Sidney M. Moon
4. Providing Programs for Special Populations of Gifted and Talented Students - Christine J. Briggs, Sally M. Reis, Rebecca D. Eckert, and Susan Baum
5. Constructing Identification Procedures - E. Jean Gubbins
6. Articulating Gifted Education Program Goals - Cheryll M. Adams
7. Comprehensive Program Design - Sally M. Reis
8. Curriculum for Gifted Education Students - Deborah E. Burns, Jeanne H. Purcell, and Holly Hertberg
9. Developing Services That Meet the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Children - Maureen Neihart
10. Creating a Comprehensive and Defensible Budget for Gifted Programs and Services - Carolyn R. Cooper
11. Selecting Learning Resources in the Education of the Gifted - Ugur Sak and C. June Maker
12. Managing a Communication Initiative in Gifted Education - Kelly A. Hedrick
13. Roles, Responsibilities, and Professional Qualifications of Key Personnel for Gifted Education Services - Jann H. Leppien and Karen L. Westberg
14. Designing a Professional Development Plan - Marcia B. Imbeau
15. Developing a Plan for Evaluating a Program in Gifted Education - Carolyn M. Callahan
16. Connecting Program Design and District Policies - Karen B. Rogers
17. Aligning Gifted Education Services With General Education - Carol Ann Tomlinson, Kristine J. Doubet, and Marla Read Capper
18. Planning for Advocacy - Julia Link Roberts
19. State Policies in Gifted Education - Joyce Van Tassel-Baska
20. Using Scientifically-Based Research to Make Decisions About Gifted Education Programs, Services, and Resources - Tonya R. Moon and Deborah E. Burns
21. Strategic Planning and Gifted Programs - Linda Smith
Appendix: Establishing a Gifted Education Advisory Committee - Jann H. Leppien and Karen L. Westberg
Index

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