ERIC Number: EJ361548
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Gifted Education in Rural Areas.
Meriweather, Suzanne; Karnes, Frances A.
Rural Special Education Quarterly, v7 n2 p10-14 1986
Describes responses of 35 state gifted education consultants and 76 teachers of gifted students in rural areas to survey of rural gifted programming. Finds many needs for gifted programming involving cooperative efforts, adequate funding, use of community resources, more consistent/appropriate identification methods, teacher influence, and role modeling. (LFL)
Descriptors: Community Characteristics, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Gifted, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, Program Improvement, Rural Education, Rural Schools, Rural Urban Differences, Talent, Talent Identification, Teacher Influence, Transient Children
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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