Resource: The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know?
Website: The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know?
Author: Neihart, M., Reis, S., Robinson, N. & Moon, S.
ISBN: 1882664779
Publisher: Prufrock Press Inc
Year: 2002
Description: Authors Neihart, Reis, Robinson, Moon offer an examination of the essential topics teachers, parents, and researchers need to know about the social and emotional development of gifted children. Instigated by a task force convened by the National Association for Gifted Children and written by leading scholars in the field of gifted education, the book includes chapters on peer pressure and social acceptance, resilience, delinquency, and underachievement. The book also summarizes several decades worth of research on special populations, including minority, learning-disabled, and gay and lesbian gifted students. Click here to read a review of this book.

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