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The SAGE Handbook of Gifted & Talented Education provides a comprehensive and international overview of key challenges and issues in the field of gifted education, making this an invaluable volume for individuals in the fields of education, public and private school administration, psychology and beyond. Containing contributions by a range of expert authors from around the world, chapters include discussions of the wide range of human abilities and talents which impinge upon academic success, with explorations of various political, social and economic factors which influence how giftedness and gifted education is defined and understood in different regions around the globe. PART 1. CONCEPTS OF GIFTEDNESS AND IDENTIFICATION: SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL NEEDS. PART 2: EDUCATIONAL PROVISION: PROGRAMS AND STRATEGIES. PART 3: GLOBAL RESPONSES TO EMERGING G&T ...
Chapter 18: Engineering the Schoolwide Enrichment Model: A Case Study of the Process of Change in Education
Engineering the Schoolwide Enrichment Model: A Case Study of the Process of Change in Education
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others … I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent. (Thomas Alva Edison)
We define engineering as the art of converting ideas into structures that are practical and useful for the convenience of persons whom the ideas and structures are intended to support. Inventors dream about doing great things. Engineers build them. If you can tune into ...