Identifying Gifted Students: A Practical Guide / Edition 1

Identifying Gifted Students: A Practical Guide / Edition 1

by Susan Johnsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593630034

ISBN-13: 9781593630034

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Prufrock Press

Identifying Gifted Students: A Practical Guide offers up-to-date information for building an effective, defensible identification process. It acts as a hands-on, research-based guide for identifying gifted and talented children. Designed for practicing professionals such as teachers, counselors, psychologists, and administrators who must make decisions daily about…  See more details below

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Identifying Gifted Students: A Practical Guide offers up-to-date information for building an effective, defensible identification process. It acts as a hands-on, research-based guide for identifying gifted and talented children. Designed for practicing professionals such as teachers, counselors, psychologists, and administrators who must make decisions daily about identifying and serving gifted and talented students, this book acts as a handbook for establishing procedures that are effective in identifying gifted and talented students from diverse backgrounds. Topics include:definitions, models, and characteristics of gifted students; qualitative and quantitative approaches to assessment; culturally fair and nonbiased assessment; a complete summary of all major assessment instruments, including scoring information, reliability, norming information, and validity; making decisions about placement; and evaluating the effectiveness of identification procedures. This book should be very helpful to practitioners in establishing procedures that are effective in identifying gifted and talented students.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593630034
Publisher:
Prufrock Press
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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