ERIC Number: EJ463503
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Identifying African American Gifted Children Using a Behavioral Assessment Technique: The Gifted Children Locator.
Hamilton, Seward E.
Journal of Black Psychology, v19 n1 p63-76 Feb 1993
Describes a nontraditional technique for identifying gifted African American children. Defining giftedness from an African culture-centered perspective is discussed. The Gifted Children Locator for Parents and a version for teachers are presented as behavioral-observational interview rating scales. Studies with 64 and 284 children support validity and reliability. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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