ERIC Number: EJ388878
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Children at Risk: The Identification of the Gifted among the Minority.
Sisk, Dorothy A.
Gifted Education International, v5 n3 p138-41 1988
This article discusses the validity of using conventional psychometric tests to assess the abilities of disadvantaged pupils, justifies the use of alternative assessment procedures, emphasizes the importance of changing teacher attitudes toward the disadvantaged gifted, and suggests ways to nurture and develop the talents of disadvantaged youngsters. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
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