The Gifted School

Written By Bruce Holsinger
The Gifted School
  • Publsiher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 15 October 2019
  • ISBN : 1472271521
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 10 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Gifted School written by Bruce Holsinger which was release on 15 October 2019, this book published by Hachette UK. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies. 'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVER How far would you go to protect your child's future? In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, a group of close friends are raising their families in harmony. Until one day, news begins to spread that a 'gifted school' will be opening its doors in their town. There are only a few places, and the competition will be ferocious. As parents and children begin to compete, cracks start to show in their picturesque community as long-buried secrets threaten to detonate under the pressure... Praise for The Gifted School: 'Snapping with tension' SHARI LAPENA 'Wise and addictive' NEW YORK TIMES 'Timely and relevant' OPRAHMAG 'On the pulse of modern times' MAGIC BOOK CLUB 'Relevant and relatable' i PAPER 'Exposes how easily a mix of good intentions, self-delusions, and minor sins can escalate' THE NEW YORKER

The Gifted School

The Gifted School
  • Author : Bruce Holsinger
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies. 'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVER How far would you go to protect your child's future? In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, ...

The Gifted Program

The Gifted Program
  • Author : Ruben Carbajal
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 57
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : THE STORY: In 1986, at the very bottom of Washington High's social food chain are the last remaining members of the Dungeons & Dragons' club: four maladapted refugees from a defunct program for gifted and talented students, who have been thrown int...

Talent Development as a Framework for Gifted Education

Talent Development as a Framework for Gifted Education
  • Author : Paula Olszewski-Kubillus,Rena F. Subotnik,Frank C. Worrell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-10-22
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : "Talent development” is a phrase often used in reference to the education of gifted children. Recently, it has been presented by researchers to refer to a specific approach to the delivery of gifted education services....

Using the National Gifted Education Standards for University Teacher Preparation Programs

Using the National Gifted Education Standards for University Teacher Preparation Programs
  • Author : Susan K. Johnsen,Joyce L. VanTassel-Baska,Ann Robinson
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2008-03-27
  • Total pages : 235
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This guidebook helps university personnel design or revise teacher preparation courses in gifted education to align with the new standards required by NCATE for program accreditation....

Personalized Learning in Gifted Education

Personalized Learning in Gifted Education
  • Author : Todd Kettler,Cheryl Taliaferro
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2022-02-16
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Gifted students can exhibit extreme variance in both their abilities and their interests, yet they are often treated within schools as one homogeneous, specialized population. Personalized Learning in Gifted Education helps educators strengthen their differentiation of both instruction and services for advanced students. This book: • helps educators develop the specifi ...

Program Evaluation in Gifted Education

Program Evaluation in Gifted Education
  • Author : Carolyn M. Callahan,Sally M. Reis, Series Editor
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2004-03-11
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : These readings offer critical guidance in the development of assessment instruments for gifted programs....

Gifted Education in Lebanese Schools

Gifted Education in Lebanese Schools
  • Author : Sara El Khoury,Anies Al-Hroub
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-05-08
  • Total pages : 122
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This Brief discusses research about gifted education in Lebanese schools. It provides an overview of the latest theories, definitions, and practices used to identify gifted students in Lebanese schools. Chapters begin by providing background information on the status of gifted education in Lebanon and the challenges gifted Lebanese children face. ...

Grouping and Acceleration Practices in Gifted Education

Grouping and Acceleration Practices in Gifted Education
  • Author : Linda E. Brody,Sally M. Reis, Series Editor
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2004-03-06
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Various forms of grouping and acceleration are studied in this volume, along with recommendations for implementation....

Your Passport to Gifted Education

Your Passport to Gifted Education
  • Author : Monita Leavitt
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-28
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This book is a guide to help teachers, parents, guidance counselors and other stakeholders understand the importance of intervention for gifted children and to become an advocate for those individuals who are developmentally advanced. The reader becomes engaged in the analogy of a three part airplane journey to the world ...

The Routledge International Companion to Gifted Education

The Routledge International Companion to Gifted Education
  • Author : Tom Balchin,Barry Hymer,Dona J. Matthews
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : The Routledge International Companion to Gifted Education is a ground-breaking collection of fully-referenced chapters written by many of the most highly-respected authorities on the subject from around the world. These fifty contributors include distinguished scholars who have produced many of the most significant advances to the field over the past ...

Including the Gifted and Talented

Including the Gifted and Talented
  • Author : Chris Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-06-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This single volume presents the views of experts from the field which challenge the assumption that educational inclusion relates only to those pupils with learning difficulties. In this book, the authors examine the extent to which a truly inclusive context can provide a challenging environment for gifted and talented pupils. ...

Creating Equitable Services for the Gifted Protocols for Identification Implementation and Evaluation

Creating Equitable Services for the Gifted  Protocols for Identification  Implementation  and Evaluation
  • Author : Nyberg, Julia L.,Manzone, Jessica A.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-11-12
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Given the importance of the development of intellectualism and the need to ensure equity and access to learning experiences, educators at all levels must be aware of research-based protocols to identify, serve, and evaluate programs for diverse gifted learners. It is essential to understand how gifted education can increase equity ...

Diversity in Gifted Education

Diversity in Gifted Education
  • Author : Gillian Eriksson,Belle Wallace
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-10-05
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This timely book brings together experts from around the world to share expertise and best practice to form an eclectic collection of the best approaches for teaching gifted and talented children from different cultures. Each chapter: presents an overview of international perspectives on the issues of multi-cultural and gifted education ...

The SAGE Handbook of Gifted and Talented Education

The SAGE Handbook of Gifted and Talented Education
  • Author : Belle Wallace,Dorothy A. Sisk,John Senior
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2018-11-20
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : 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 ...

Differentiation for Gifted and Talented Students

Differentiation for Gifted and Talented Students
  • Author : Carol Ann Tomlinson,Sally M. Reis, Series Editor
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2004-03-06
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Focusing on the link between gifted education and general education, this resource discusses the benefits of differentiating curriculum and instruction....