ERIC Number: ED175192
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines: Kentucky Programs for the Gifted/Talented.
Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Program Development.
The report provides guidelines for gifted and talented programs in the state of Kentucky. After a brief statement of the philosophy, the definition of gifted/talented children is given. The identification process is described for children in academic areas and visual and performing arts areas. It is explained that the selection process involves assessment of general intellectual, achievement, creative abilities, and examination of school records and teacher observations. Program characteristics, instructional resources, facilities, and staff development for gifted and talented students are outlined. Personnel needs are identified and the evaluation plan, including such aspects as student progress, parental response, and cost effectiveness, is summarized. (PHR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Program Development.