ERIC Number: ED195102
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Maximize Talent: A Low Budget Program for Gifted Children.
Crow, Ann H.; Miller, David P.
The manual describes the Maximize Talent program, a low budget offering for elementary gifted students. The program is said to rely on community tutors to provide creativity and problem solving experiences. Sections focus on the background (issues and problems in gifted education); program development (including sample budgets and job descriptions); identification (sample instruments and approaches); tutors (including information on setting up seminars); and teacher workshops. The manual includes sample forms which can be duplicated for identification, seminars, evaluation, or teacher workshop purposes. (CL)
Descriptors: Community Resources, Creativity, Elementary Education, Gifted, Problem Solving, Program Costs, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Talent Identification, Teacher Workshops, Tutorial Programs, Volunteers
Maximize Talent Manual, Box 329, Enfield, NH 03748 ($6.00 includes postage)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mascoma School District, Enfield, NH.