ERIC Number: ED388028
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
What Educators and Parents Need To Know about...Fostering Creativity [and] Elementary School Programs in Gifted Education [and] Student Portfolios. Practitioners' Guides.
Plucker, Jonathan A., Ed.; And Others
Three pamphlets (Practitioner's Guides) present guidelines from the National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented at the University of Connecticut. The guidelines are based on theory-driven quality research that is problem-based, practice-relevant, and consumer-oriented. Each pamphlet has a section summarizing research from the literature or topic notes as well as identifying specific implications for the home and/or classroom or school planning. Practitioner's Guides are titled: (1) "What Educators and Parents Need To Know about Fostering Creativity" (Jonathan A. Plucker, Editor); (2) "What Educators and Parents Need To Know about Elementary School Programs in Gifted Education" (Marcia A. B. Delcourt, Editor); and (3) "What Educators and Parents Need To Know about Student Portfolios" (Karen Kettle, Editor). Each booklet contains references. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented, Storrs, CT.