ERIC Number: ED327018
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Gifted Education: Exemplary and Demonstration Programs. 1987-90 Program Overviews.
Hess, Karin K.
The New Jersey State Department of Education administers a Gifted Education Exemplary and Demonstration Grant Program in which successful applicants are awarded grant funds to enable them to prepare materials for dissemination to teachers of the gifted statewide. This document presents profiles of the 35 programs selected for 1987-88, 1988-89, and 1989-90. Each profile includes the following information: subject area(s) and grade level(s), program overview and materials, identification procedures for student selection, and names of the school district and individual to contact for further information. The programs cover the curricular areas of science, social studies, art, problem solving, math, science, technology, study skills, careers, research, literature, humanities, communication, reading/language arts, computers, writing, music, and self-esteem, with other programs focusing on enrichment, mentorships, and underachievement. Sample programs include: American Folk Artists, for grades 4-6; Project Unique, for gifted underachievers in grades 3-6; Futures, for grades 10-12; and Science/Engineering Specialized Learning Center for grades 9-12. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of General Academic Education.
Identifiers: New Jersey