ERIC Number: ED337968
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Centre for Gifted Education: Summary Report 1988-1991.
Background information on the development of the Centre for Gifted Education at the University of Calgary (Alberta, Canada) is presented in this summary report covering the years 1988-1991. The Centre's major areas of focus are professional development, research, and community liaison. Professional development activities include preservice and inservice activities, graduate programs, and curricular materials development. Specific professional development projects include course development, distance education diploma program, distinguished lecture series, materials resource library, summer school program, thinking skills project, and video production. Research activities include a research seminar, research needs assessment survey, affiliate program, international exchange, research initiatives, a research journal, and the Centre of Inquiry. Community liaison has involved such activities as an advisory board, newsletter, a parent program, the Society for the Advancement of Gifted Education, and consultative services. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Calgary Univ. (Alberta). Centre for Gifted Education.
Identifiers: Alberta; Centre for Gifted Education AB