ERIC Number: ED144303
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
A Response to the Needs of Rural Gifted and Talented Youth.
Henjum, Arnold E.
Described is the West Central Minnesota Institute for Creative Study, developed by a group of rural high schools to provide a summer enrichment program for gifted and talented youth. It is noted that the program was designed to bring together outstanding students, teachers, facilities, and materials in an attempt to expand and strengthen the overall educational offerings for these gifted students. Chapters cover the following topics: a brief description and overview of the institute, goals and objectives, curriculum, methodology utilized in the courses, funding, faculty evaluation of the institute, student evaluation of the institute, and a summary concluding that the program has been a success and encouraging other areas to develop a similar institute. (Appended are copies of a student application form and a student information form.) (IM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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