ERIC Number: ED214323
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Gifted and Talented Education in The Republic of China.
Wu, Wu-Tien; Schaffer, Eugene C.
The paper traces the history of special education programs for gifted students in Taiwan and describes the current goals and nature of gifted programs. Four areas of support from the Ministry of Education are noted: program design, teacher education, resources (publications and instructional materials), and research. The identification procedure emphasizes group and individual intelligence tests as well as teacher recommendations. Examples of school and private agency programs are cited, and a concluding section addresses the future of gifted education. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the World Conference on Gifted and Talented (4th, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 21-25, 1981).