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ERIC Number: EJ629431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-1350
The "G" Word: A Misguided Debate?
Gonzales, Julie
Understanding Our Gifted, v13 n3 p9-11 Spr 2001
Discussion of the label "gifted" notes negative connotations in society in general and among educators, recent definitions of "gifted," and the contrast of these attitudes with the admiration given star athletes or performing artists. It concludes that the field of gifted education needs to provide convincing, research-based information and consistent communication regarding giftedness. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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