Resource: A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America's Brightest Students
Website: A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America's Brightest Students
Organization: The Templeton National Report On Acceleration
URL: http://www.accelerationinstitute.org/nation_deceived/
Volume: 1, 2
Year: 2004
Description: Some of America's brightest gifted students are held back and left behind, according to The Templeton National Report on Acceleration. This easy-to-read, user-friendly report explains why many schools, parents and teachers have not yet come to terms with acceleration - despite overwhelming evidence in its favor. Teachers and parents are presented information on early-entrance, grade skipping, the AP program and early college. Comments are accepted; this report can be downloaded online.

Comments: Contributed by: DITD Team Member on 11/11/2004
This is a wonderful resource for the information we've been hearing about all along. Volume I presents a usable synthesis, while Volume II encompasses all the research. This makes it very user-friendly and an effective tool for advocating!

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