NEW handbook on Giftedness coming soon!
Tuesday, 17th April, 2018
The SAGE Handbook of Gifted and Talented Education
Out in November 2018
This is edited by Belle Wallace Director, TASC International, Dorothy A. Sisk Professor and Director of the Gifted Child Center, Lamar University and John Senior Independent consultant and writer and Tomorrow's Achievers Masterclass Leader.
The SAGE Handbook of Gifted and Talented Education provides a comprehensive and international overview of key challenges and issues in the field of gifted education, making this an invaluable volume for individuals in the fields of education, public and private school administration, psychology and beyond.
Containing contributions by a range of expert authors from around the world, chapters include discussions of the wide range of human abilities and talents which impinge upon academic success, and explore the various political, social and economic factors which influence how ‘giftedness’ and ‘gifted education’ is defined and understood in different regions around the globe.
PART 1. CONCEPTS OF GIFTEDNESS AND IDENTIFICATION: SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL NEEDS
PART 2: EDUCATIONAL PROVISION: PROGRAMS AND STRATEGIES
PART 3: GLOBAL RESPONSES TO EMERGING G&T PROVISION: DEFINING THE FUTURE
545 pages • Hardback (978-1-5264-3115-8) • £120.00