Intellectual Giftedness in Young Children: Recognition and Development

Intellectual Giftedness in Young Children: Recognition and Development

by Mary Frank, Joanne R Schwartz
     
 

This exciting book challenges old assumptions and offers promising new insights into the nature and special needs of gifted children in the early years. Leaders in gifted education blend their professional experiences with the latest research and theories to provide parents and teachers with the practical information they need in order to recognized and nurture the… See more details below

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This exciting book challenges old assumptions and offers promising new insights into the nature and special needs of gifted children in the early years. Leaders in gifted education blend their professional experiences with the latest research and theories to provide parents and teachers with the practical information they need in order to recognized and nurture the development of gifted children from birth to age eight. Clearly and concisely written, this book is invaluable as a resource for enhancing parenting and teaching skills and developing new programs and services. Read Intellectual Giftedness in Young Children and:

  • Discover proven methods of recognizing intellectual giftedness in young children, including the handicapped, the economically disadvantages, and the culturally different
  • Learn to select or develop effective preschool and K-3 educational programs that provide for the special educational needs of gifted students
  • Gain a more accurate understanding of the nature of giftedness, including specific vulnerabilities present in early childhood
  • Enhance your understanding of the pscyhological conflict experienced by gifted children that can foster academic underachievement and “problem behavior” in school

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780866565400
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1986
Series:
Journal of Children in Contemporary Society
Pages:
194
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

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