ERIC Number: ED284395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Gateways Intellectually Gifted Handbook. Report #501.
Hersh, Leonard R.
The document describes the Gateways program for intellectually gifted students of grades K-12 in Horseheads, New York. The introductory chapter presents the context in which the program developed, discussing program background and need. The next chapter focuses on identification of pupils with emphasis on the three stage process (nomination, screening, and final selection). The appeals procedure, the pupil removal process, and readmission are explained in the following three chapters. The sixth chapter describes program activities focusing on special aspects of the curriculum at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels. The chapter on program articulation examines program mechanics (such as scheduling, teaching assistants, and inservice education) and staff responsibilities. The next chapter provides a listing of 10 major instructional objectives. The final chapter consists of an appendix containing forms, profiles, and other materials required in the identification of gifted and talented pupils. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Horseheads Central School District 1, NY.
Note: Some pages printed on colored paper.