Expert Approaches to Support Gifted Learners: Professional Perspectives, Best Practices, and Positive Solutions

Expert Approaches to Support Gifted Learners: Professional Perspectives, Best Practices, and Positive Solutions

by Margaret Wayne Gosfield
     
 

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Educators and parents need practical information they can use now to help them best understand and support the gifted learners in their lives. Because of the unique social and emotional needs faced by gifted learners—not to mention the unique academic needs—teaching and parenting them can be as demanding as it is rewarding. These 36 articles provide… See more details below

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Educators and parents need practical information they can use now to help them best understand and support the gifted learners in their lives. Because of the unique social and emotional needs faced by gifted learners—not to mention the unique academic needs—teaching and parenting them can be as demanding as it is rewarding. These 36 articles provide much-needed help. They are a “best of” from the last seven years of the Gifted Education Communicator, the national publication of the California Association for the Gifted. With contributions from respected scholars as well as new experts in the field, this book is sensitive, positive, and packed with ideas and up-to-date facts.

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“Parents and educators—and in turn the gifted learners they support—will benefit greatly from this wise, straightforward, and thoughtfully conceived book.—Sally M. Reis, Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs Department Head and Professor, Educational Psychology

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ISBN-13:
9781575422800
Publisher:
Free Spirit Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/15/2008
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
5 - 17 Years

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