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Mun, Rachel U.; Hertzog, Nancy B. – Roeper Review, 2018
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) enrichment programs can meet the needs of gifted students by providing an intellectual challenge, a motivated peer group, and skilled teachers. In the Saturday Enrichment Program (SEP), 40 students (Grades 4-8) explored challenging math topics not typically taught in their schools. Pre and…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, STEM Education, Enrichment Activities, Play
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Wilson, Hope E. – Roeper Review, 2018
This study investigates the process of identifying high-quality lessons for gifted learners that integrate the arts with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. These STEAM lessons have the potential to develop deep thinking, as well as develop creativity and visual--spatial skills that are necessary in the STEM…
Descriptors: Art Education, STEM Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Gifted
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Torkar, Gregor; Avsec, Stanislav; Cepic, Mojca; Ferk Savec, Vesna; Juriševic, Mojca – Roeper Review, 2018
The article presents an analytical overview of the science and technology curriculum from the viewpoint of the inclusive approach adopted toward gifted education in Slovenian basic education. The main research question concerns how the current curriculum fits the learning needs of gifted students. For the purposes of the study, 16 compulsory and…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Technology Education, Course Descriptions, Gifted
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Coxon, Steve V.; Dohrman, Rebecca L.; Nadler, Dustin R. – Roeper Review, 2018
Children using robotics for engineering, science, technology, and mathematics (CREST-M) is an ongoing curriculum creation and evaluation project developing math-focused science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) curriculum units that incorporate storytelling with math and are designed to be engaging for students from backgrounds…
Descriptors: Robotics, STEM Education, Story Telling, Disproportionate Representation
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Schultz, Robert Arthur – Roeper Review, 2018
This article focuses on (a) distinctions between the profoundly gifted individual and others, and (b) a chart describing tendencies and/or behaviors associated with the profoundly gifted student in common, mixed-ability educational settings. The intent is to provide educators, parents, and policymakers with preliminary awareness about the unique…
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Student Behavior, Mainstreaming, Heterogeneous Grouping
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Rinn, Anne N.; Mullet, Dianna R.; Jett, Noel; Nyikos, Tara – Roeper Review, 2018
The purpose of the current study is to validate a measure of sensory processing sensitivity, the Highly Sensitive Person Scale, with a sample of high-ability individuals. Participants include 188 highly intelligent individuals. Results indicate a two-factor structure of the Highly Sensitive Person Scale. Validity and reliability evidence are…
Descriptors: Psychometrics, Sensory Integration, Intelligence, Gifted
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Kiewra, Kenneth A.; Witte, Amanda L. – Roeper Review, 2018
This qualitative study addressed this primary question: How does talent develop among four Nebraska youth? Four highly talented Nebraska youth in the domains of baton twirling, swimming, rodeo, and both softball and music were interviewed along with their parents and coaches. Results revealed unique talent stories and commonalities among those…
Descriptors: Talent Development, Aquatic Sports, Team Sports, Music
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Henry, Michelle; Karanxha, Zorka – Roeper Review, 2018
The purpose of this study is to explore how a Florida administrative law judge (ALJ) adjudicated the giftedness of one student who was found ineligible to be enrolled in a gifted education program. Specifically, we explore the discourse in an ALJ's final order to uncover how an ALJ navigates through conflict and deconstructs the conflicting expert…
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Civil Rights, Hearings, Court Litigation
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Sternberg, Robert J. – Roeper Review, 2018
Creativity tests, at best, measure only a small sliver of the whole of creative giftedness. These tests assess aspects of creative intelligence. But creativity is at least as much a conscious decision and even an attitude toward life as it is a traditionally defined ability. This article discusses how well-intentioned gifted educators may be…
Descriptors: Creativity, Academically Gifted, Intelligence Tests, Tests
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Drake, Jennifer E.; Winner, Ellen – Roeper Review, 2018
Precocious realists are children who are able to create realistic drawings that resemble those of adult artists. Is this talent a splinter skill, or is it associated with other kinds of high ability? We administered IQ and visual-spatial tasks to 12 precocious realists and compared their performance to a control group of children matched on age,…
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Intelligence Quotient, Parents, Freehand Drawing
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Henshon, Suzanna E. – Roeper Review, 2018
Sally Reis's research interests are related to talent development in all children as well as special populations of gifted and talented students, including students with learning disabilities, gifted females, and diverse groups of talented students who are often underserved. She is also interested in extensions of the Schoolwide Enrichment Model…
Descriptors: Educational Research, Academically Gifted, Talent Development, Enrichment
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Schultz, Robert A.; Lutz, Lori – Roeper Review, 2018
In this grounded theory exploration, leadership capacity was studied descriptively, using surveys and member-check follow-up contact. Our intent was to learn from former student trustees of The Roeper School (a school for the gifted) whether and how the leadership experience impacted them. In addition, we wanted to know whether this impact had…
Descriptors: Trustees, Student Leadership, Student Experience, Special Schools
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Krafchek, Jennifer; Kronborg, Leonie – Roeper Review, 2018
Research on gifted and high-achieving students has shown that they experience some sources of stress that are different from those experienced by general students. This qualitative case study investigated the types of stressful life events experienced by academically high-achieving females before the onset of disordered eating in adolescence.…
Descriptors: Females, High Achievement, Eating Disorders, Gifted
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Ramírez Uclés, Rafael; del Río Cabeza, Aurora; Flores Martínez, Pablo – Roeper Review, 2018
The recognition of patterns and creativity are two characteristics associated with mathematical talent. In this study, we analyzed these characteristics in a group of 37 mathematically talented students. The students were asked to find the pattern the Braille code had been built upon and reinvent it with the aim of making its mathematical language…
Descriptors: Talent, Mathematics, Pattern Recognition, Braille
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Brown, Elissa F.; Rinko-Gay, Catherine – Roeper Review, 2017
Given the complexities of being an educational leader and, specifically, an educational leader of a gifted program or school, should there be a moral guide or framework that can inform the daily practices of leaders within an ever-changing educational context of competing demands? Should leaders of gifted programs employ the same ethos as any…
Descriptors: Moral Values, Gifted, Guidelines, Advocacy
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