What is a Gifted Student?

Evelyn Wassel, Ed.D.
wasse@iu29.org






ISTE Research Article



Gifted Webquest


MOTIVATING STUDENTS

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http://rochestersage.org/2011/06/05/is-gifted-education-equal-education/


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FIND THEIR INTERESTS

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ENABLE COMMUNICATION

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http://blogs.scholastic.com/practical_leadership/2011/03/understanding-the-needs-of-gifted-kids.html

CHANNEL THEIR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS


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TEST THEIR MEMORY

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ENHANCE INQUIRY



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http://ehlt.flinders.edu.au/education/DLiT/2008/GiftedEdWeb/defge.htm

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http://giftedparentingsupport.blogspot.com/2011/01/-strategies-for-gifted.html


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http://www.nagc.org/index.aspx?id=2078


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HARNESS HUMOR

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http://www.glasbergen.com/tag/cartoons-about-gifted-children/
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