ERIC Number: EJ368991
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
A Strategy for the Identification of the Culturally Different Gifted/Talented Child.
Mitchell, Bruce M.
Roeper Review, v10 n3 p163-65 Mar 1988
A proper proportion of low-income participants and children of color should be identified for gifted/talented education programs. A modified quota system can be implemented by combining the use of intelligence tests and behavioral scales with individualized selection procedures that provide special consideration for poor, minority, and handicapped students. (Author/JDD)
Descriptors: Ability Identification, Admission Criteria, Cultural Differences, Disabilities, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Discrimination, Educational Opportunities, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Gifted Disadvantaged, Low Income Groups, Minority Group Children, Program Development, Quotas, Racial Balance, Selective Admission, Talent Identification
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A