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ERIC Number: ED079877
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Gifted and Talented Children and Youth: A Selected Guide to Resources for Information, Materials and Assistance.
Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA. National Clearinghouse for the Gifted and Talented.
The annotated directory lists approximately 46 national and state resources, and organizations as of June, 1973 which serve gifted and talented children and youth. The listings include region or state covered, name of person or office to contact, name of organization or office, telephone number, and in some cases a short description of function and/or services. National resources listed include the Office of the Gifted and Talented (U.S. Office of Education), which coordinates federal leadership, and the ten regional offices of education responsible for educaton of gifted and talented children and youth. Also listed are the National State Training Institute on Gifted and Talented, a federally funded program to provide leadership training and technical assistance to education through state agencies; the National Clearinghouse for the Gifted and Talented, a section of the Council for Exceptional Children, which acquires, synthesizes and disseminates information; and the Alliance for Arts Education, a project to develop programs for the talented in the area of fine arts. Additionally listed are five national organizations (such as the Association for the Gifted and the Gifted Child Research Institute); 13 state resources, which provide multiple services; and 14 state organizations. (Additional information on other supportive national organizations with specific interests in gifted and talented children and youth may be obtained from the National Clearinghouse for the Gifted and Talented). (MC)
Descriptors: Directories, Exceptional Child Services, Gifted, National Organizations, National Programs, Organizations (Groups), State Programs
Council for Exceptional Children, 1411 South Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 900, Arlington, Virginia 22202
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA. National Clearinghouse for the Gifted and Talented.