ERIC Number: ED312825
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Graduate Research Reports, Master of Arts in Gifted/Creative/Talented Education. Masters' Papers: No. 1 through No. 13. Volume One.
Rogers, Karen B.; And Others
This publication marks the first volume of what is intended to be an annual showcase of outstanding research papers from the College of St. Thomas' (Minnesota) Masters of Arts in Gifted/Creative/Talented Education program. Section 1 focuses on gifted programs and teachers' perceptions, and includes "Taking Care of the Affective Needs of Gifted Students: A Survey of Twenty-seven Programs" (Joyce Kennedy); "A Gifted Program: What Difference Does It Make?" (Sara McKelvey); "Elementary Classroom Teachers' Attitudes about Programming for the Gifted, Creative, and Talented" (Carol Olson); and "Teachers' Attitudes and Practices Toward Reading Acceleration and Enrichment in the Elementary Grades" (Mary Ann Gaug). The second section discusses successful interventions in the following papers: "Which Promotes Creative Thinking: Guided Imagery or Creative Dramatics?" (Mary Jelinek); "The Future is Now: The Effects of Studying the Future on Students' Attitudes About the Future" (Shanda Waller); "The Relationship Between Perceived Perceptual Strengths and Learning Styles in Academically Talented Junior High School Students: A Case Study" (Sharen Hilliard); and "Does A Test of Creativity Predict Scores in Future Problem Solving Competiton?" (Betty Schwermann). Section 3 covers giftedness and family relationships in "Will Women Ever Get Out of the Kitchen? Changing Perceptions Among Adolescents and Their Parents on Women's Roles" (Linda Kuipers) and "The Gifted Child in School and At Home: Parents' Perspectives" (Susan Cathey). The final section returns to the study of successful interventions in "Motivational Differences Between Groups with Different Academic Potentials and Achievements" (Sonie Crockett); "Cognitive Style and Achievement : Is There a Relationship?" (Patricia Hildebrandt); and "Effects of Ability and Sex Upon Adolescent Perceptions of Self and the Future" (Beverly Mooney). (PB)
Descriptors: Acceleration (Education), Cognitive Style, Creative Development, Creativity Tests, Dramatics, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Development, Enrichment, Family Relationship, Futures (of Society), Gifted, Imagery, Intervention, Parent Attitudes, Program Effectiveness, Sex Differences, Talent, Teacher Attitudes, Tests
College of St. Thomas, Attn: Karen B. Rogers, 2115 Summit Ave., M.S. 5017, St. Paul, MN 55105 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Dissertations/Theses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: College of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn.