ERIC Number: ED346673
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Aug
Understanding Our Gifted. Volume 3, Issues 1-6, 1990-91.
Silverman, Linda Kreger, Ed.
Understanding Our Gifted, v3 n1-6 Sep 1990-Aug 1991
This document consists of six issues of a newsletter subtitled "Dedicated to Helping Gifted Children Reach their Full Potential." These issues focus on personality types, program administration, creativity, counseling, the arts, and cultural diversity. Feature articles have the following titles and authors: "A World of Difference: Children and Psychological Type" (Diane Farris); "Personality Patterns of the Gifted" (Shelagh A. Gallagher); "The Principal's Role in Gifted Education" (Holly M. Hultgren); "The Pullout: Still a Useful Program Model?" (Suzanne H. McDaniel); "The Divergently Thinking Child" (Deirdre V. Lovecky); "Creativity in Gifted Education: Encouraging Innovation" (Jerry D. Flack); "Wearing Their Shoes: Role Playing to Reverse Underachievement" (F. Richard Olenchak); "Preventive Counseling for the Gifted" (Linda Silverman); "Arts, Talents and Gifts" (Kenneth R. Seeley); "Drawing: A Visual Approach to Learning" (Jeanie Goertz); "Giftedness, Cultural Diversity, and the Old Melting Pot" (Carole Ruth Harris); and "Cultural Diversity in Gifted Education" (Joyce VanTassel-Baska). The issues also contain regular columns such as "Kaleidoscope,""Instructional Strategies,""Parenting the Gifted,""The Reading Room,""The Highly Gifted,""Bright Beginnings,""Personality Plus,""Creative Ventures and Encounters,""Hidden Gifted Learner,""Current Developments in Gifted Education," and "From Parent to Parent." (JDD)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Art, Child Rearing, Counseling Techniques, Creative Development, Creativity, Cultural Differences, Divergent Thinking, Educational Methods, Elementary Secondary Education, Fine Arts, Freehand Drawing, Gifted, Personality Traits, Preschool Education, Program Administration, Role Playing, Special Programs, Student Development, Teaching Methods, Underachievement
Open Space Communications, Inc., P.O. Box 18268, Boulder, CO 80308-8268 ($30 per year for 6 issues).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For volume 2 issues, see ED 337 947.