ERIC Number: ED285310
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Developing Leadership Potential in Gifted Children and Youth. An ERIC Exceptional Child Education Report.
Addison, Linda, Ed.; And Others
This monograph advocates developing the leadership skills of gifted children and youth. Discussion centers on what leadership is, what it is not, and why it is critical for this population. The monograph addresses the following leadership development issues: why leadership education should be taught; identification of leaders; leadership development for culturally different populations; rationales and goals of leadership programs; conceptual models; instructional models; organizational options; roles for educational personnel in leadership development; and evaluation of leadership programs. (CB)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Gifted, Leadership Qualities, Leadership Training, Models, Program Evaluation, Relevance (Education), Skill Development, Student Leadership, Talent Identification, Teacher Role
Council for Exceptional Children, Publication Sales, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091 ($11.40, Stock No. B626; member discount available).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.