Resource: Acceleration for Gifted Students
Website: Acceleration for Gifted Students
Author: DeLacy, M.
Year: 1996
Description: This background paper by Margaret DeLacy was created for the Portland Public School District Talented and Gifted Advisory Committee. The article includes discussion of acceleration and enrichment, research concerning the effects of acceleration, the academic effects of acceleration, book references and more.

Comments: Contributed by: Parent on 3/27/2006
Very thorough. Specifically points out the negatives from NOT accelerating. At the end, good guidelines for acceleration.

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