ERIC Number: ED181675
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Resource Manual for Gifted/Talented Programs. Revised.
Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
The manual provides suggestions and information on planning and implementing programs for gifted and talented students in Idaho. Following a brief section outlining the program rationale and defining related terms, the document addresses 14 program planning and initiation aspects: district need, action planning steps, development of the plan, screening procedures, comprehensive evaluation, student eligibility, procedural safeguards, the individual education plan, personnel characteristics and qualifications, inservice education and staff development, parent involvement, programs with mentors and/or community resources, timeline for program development and initiation, and evaluation design. A section on implementation touches on state requirements and assistance, pre-implementation considerations, and program models and alternatives. A final section reviews the design, techniques, and guidelines for evaluation. (CL)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Gifted, Program Development, Program Evaluation, State Programs, Talent, Talent Identification
Idaho State Department of Education, Len B. Jordan Building, 650 W. State, Boise, ID 83720 (Free)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.