Make Them Shine

Identification and Understanding of Gifted Children under Consideration of Their Social and Emotional Needs

By Karen B. Rogers, Monita Leavitt, Steven I. Pfeiffer, Roland S Persson, Emilee Valler, Roya Klingner

Edited by: Roya Klingner

This book will guide teachers and parents in the identification of gifted children, and it will help them to understand their social and emotional needs. The book's contributors - who have decades of professional experience with gifted children and their families - provide practical guidance from different perspectives. The topics covered include: identification and characteristics of gifted children * motivation and underachievement * educational planning and the optimal development of giftedness and talents * parenting concerns * types of gifted programs * consulting gifted children. (Series: Make Them Shine. Giftedness Viewed Differently - Vol. 2) [Subject: Gifted Education, Children's Studies]

Publication Date: 4/24/2015
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643906397