ERIC Number: ED237791
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Gifted & Talented. Overview: ERIC Fact Sheet No. 3.
This fact sheet provides a general overview of career education and career guidance programs and practices for gifted and talented students. Topics covered include: (1) a definition of gifted and talented students; (2) the importance of early identification; (3) characteristics of the gifted and talented; (4) career development needs in the areas of self-awareness, independence, mentorship, exploratory vocational experiences, and time; (5) special problems of gifted and talented females; (6) guidelines for program development; (7) staff development needs; and (8) characteristics of successful teachers of the gifted and talented. A bibliography of resource materials available through the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) system cites six references and four additional resources. (DC)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.