Assignment 1 due Wednesday at 10:00 am est. at least 400 words
This discussion has three parts. Be sure to respond fully to each. Be sure to include research, your text, and your biblical worldview.
- Do you think that the nation has responded to National Excellence: A Case for Developing America’s Talent? Why or why not?
Let’s find out what is happening in your state. Conduct a little research and find out how your state compares to others in terms of legislation and policies for gifted education. Does your state have a mandate or requirement for educating the gifted?
Looking back at one of the most famous studies in gifted education, why would teachers have only chosen well-adjusted students for Terman’s study? Does the same type of bias occur in the identification of gifted children today?
2 replies will follow due Saturday at 2pm
I am not sure if you will be able to find an online version of the book below.
Davis, G. A., Rimm, S. B., & Siegle, D. (2018). Education of the gifted and talented (7th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson. ISBN: 9780133827101.