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Using Student Clickers to Foster In-Class Debate | Faculty Focus

Using Student Clickers to Foster In-Class Debate | Faculty Focus | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Integrating technology with appropriate teaching strategies can help stimulate participation and create a student-centered atmosphere conducive to learning. One technology shown particularly successful in boosting student ...
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Flickr: The Gifted Education PhotoQuotes Pool

Flickr: The Gifted Education PhotoQuotes Pool | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world.
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Is Gifted Education Relevant at the High School Level? | Global ...

Is Gifted Education Relevant at the High School Level? | Global ... | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
This week's gtchat considered whether or not gifted education is relevant at the high school level. Jen Merrill may have said it best, "A person is gifted from birth to death, regardless of educational setting, so yeah, it's relevant ...
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Six Ways to Meet Bright and Gifted Kids' Needs Without Much Extra Work

First, note, in a slip of the tongue, I said "succession" when I meant "secession." Sorry. Here is a slightly more sophisticated and nuanced version of the v...
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A guide to philosophical enquiry in the primary classroom

A guide to philosophical enquiry in the primary classroom | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
"Miss, are we here for a reason?" Lisa Naylor explains how she encourages her primary students to debate life's big questions
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Why Our Kids Need Drama

Why Our Kids Need Drama | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
We can't afford the costs of eliminating the arts from young people's lives. (Why Our Kids Need #drama ?
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The gifted child: three families, three educational options - The Globe and Mail

The gifted child: three families, three educational options - The Globe and Mail | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Found this Globe piece from 2010 with the Cechs, Burnaby parents advocating for gifted kids @globeandmail http://t.co/K2Sz2G7tNf
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Defying national trend, Minnesota increases gifted programs

Defying national trend, Minnesota increases gifted programs | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
The number of full-time academic programs for gifted students has grown substantially in Minnesota over the past 10 years—a rare case amid a lack of federal funding and recent cuts to similar programs (Defying national trend Minnesota increases gifted...
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Gifted and Talented Academy at Elgin High exposes some of U46's smartest ... - Elgin Courier News

Gifted and Talented Academy at Elgin High exposes some of U46's smartest ... - Elgin Courier News | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
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Language Journeys: Byrdseed TV: A Digital Hub for Teaching Ideas

Language Journeys: Byrdseed TV: A Digital Hub for Teaching Ideas | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
RT @Elle_Gifted: Are you a gifted education teacher looking for fresh ideas? Check out my review on ByrdseedTV http://t.co/Bqpq2XQwSq #gtch…
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Gifted Challenges: Why aren't you advocating for your gifted child?

Gifted Challenges: Why aren't you advocating for your gifted child? | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Advocacy for gifted children. Why parents have difficulty advocating for gifted education services their children need.
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11 Brilliant Ways To Frame Critical Content: A Complexities Chart

11 Brilliant Ways To Frame Critical Content: A Complexities Chart | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
by Terry Heick, Director at TeachThought 11 Ways To Frame Content: A Depth, Complexity & Content Imperatives Chart Framing content is among the most powerful strategies…
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PowerPoint Vs Gifted Students: Part II

PowerPoint Vs Gifted Students: Part II | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Do you use PowerPoint to teach lessons to gifted students? Consider the pros and cons when choosing to use slides.
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Think Like an Innovator

Think Like an Innovator | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Jeff Dyer, professor at Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management and coauthor of The Innovator's DNA, outlines the four ways leaders come up with their great ideas.
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Gifted Math Education: acceleration, enrichment, and the Calculus Trap

Gifted Math Education: acceleration, enrichment, and the Calculus Trap | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Quite often the question arises as to what is better for gifted kids -- acceleration or enrichment. And it seems that many, many parents of gifted kids are adamant that only acceleration could poss...
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How colleges are finding tomorrow's prodigies

How colleges are finding tomorrow's prodigies | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
American universities are using online courses to discover gifted students in math, science, and the arts. Meet three phenoms from the far corners of the world.
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School of Education at Johns Hopkins University-Brains on Fire: The Multinodality of Gifted Thinkers

School of Education at Johns Hopkins University-Brains on Fire: The Multinodality of Gifted Thinkers | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Brains of FIRE! http://t.co/DmcIlVYi5O #giftedchild #gifted
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Identifying Gifted Children

Identifying Gifted Children | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Identifying giftedness in children allows both their talents and needs to be nurtured and encouraged.
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Does reading actually change the brain? - Futurity

Does reading actually change the brain? - Futurity | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
After reading a novel, actual changes linger in the brain, at least for a few days, report researchers.
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Gifted and Talented Students in Physical Education

Gifted and Talented Students in Physical Education | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Back in July 2013, my HOD asked me to take on the role of G&T Co-ordinator for PE. Very little, if anything, was being done to monitor our gifted and talented students, once they were identifie...
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Gifted and Talented Scores Drop as Admissions Test Changes, DOE Says - DNAinfo

Gifted and Talented Scores Drop as Admissions Test Changes, DOE Says - DNAinfo | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Gifted and Talented Scores Drop as Admissions Test Changes, DOE Says DNAinfo MANHATTAN — Four-year-olds hoping to earn a coveted seat in a city gifted and talented program had a tougher time this year, as scores on the qualifying test fell sharply...
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Tuscaloosa County Schools program will challenge high achievers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

Tuscaloosa County Schools program will challenge high achievers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) | Methods and Materials for Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Tuscaloosa County Schools program will challenge high achievers
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“Once again, we're trying to push those gifted students,” Boteler said. “By push, I mean challenge them. ...
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