ERIC Number: ED193826
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Simple Gifts: The Education of the Gifted, Talented, and Creative. Learning Modules for Directed Study Sequences.
Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension.
Twelve modules are presented for the education of gifted and talented students. Modules include a brief introduction; list of objectives; overview of the content; and suggestions for core, application, and quest (further study) activities. The modules focus on the following topics: definitions of giftedness; history of their educational treatment; identification (including information on J. Guilford's Structure of Intellect Theory and characteristics of creative students); self awareness; differentiated programs; relationships with caring adults; acceleration; enrichment; interest expansion ("going wider") creativity (including a review of divergent questioning models); and issues in the field. (CL)
Descriptors: Acceleration, Creative Development, Creativity, Enrichment, Gifted, Models, Talent, Talent Identification, Teaching Methods, Theories
University of Wisconsin-Extension, 235 Lowell Hall, 610 Langdon St., Madison, WI 53706 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension.
Note: For related information, see EC 130 179.