Resource: Education of the Gifted and Talented (6th Edition)
Website: Education of the Gifted and Talented (6th Edition)
Author: Davis, G., Rimm, S. & Siegle, D.
ISBN: 0135056071 & 978-0135056073
Publisher: Pearson
Year: 2010
Description: Written by Gary A. Davis and Sylvia B. Rimm, this book is a standard introductory text in gifted education. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised, most notably with the latest research on acceleration, curriculum models, underachievement, culturally and economically disadvantaged students, gender issues, and dual exceptionalities. The content is further supported and enhanced by the inclusion of numerous practical strategies that can be implemented in the classroom, case studies that help teachers identify student needs, summaries of research on effective programs, emphasis on pedagogy and on social-emotional needs, heightened awareness of less visible sub-groups within gifted populations, and an amusing, witty writing style that adds to the appeal of this best-selling book.

Comments: Contributed by: DITD Team Member on 1/25/2005
If you are looking for some additional information on the educational needs of gifted and talented, then you may want to check out this book.

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