Teacher's Survival Guide: Gifted Education is packed with practical information, up-to-date resources, tips for success, and advice from experts in the field. This updated second edition:
Is the perfect introduction to gifted education for beginning and early career educators.
Provides field-tested, proven strategies.
Is designed to help teachers build their understanding of gifted education and gifted learners.
Covers topics essential to gifted education teachers, including identifying giftedness and encouraging creativity.
Includes tips for providing resources and opportunities to spur talent development.
Each chapter features a key question, making the book ideal for an engaging book study, as well as survival tips and a survival toolkit of resources to keep readers on course as they navigate through gifted ed.
Julia L. Roberts, Ed.D., is the Mahurin Professor of Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University. She serves as Executive Director of The Center for Gifted Studies and the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky.