The Gifted School

Written By Bruce Holsinger
The Gifted School
  • Publsiher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 15 October 2019
  • ISBN : 1472271521
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 9 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Gifted School written by Bruce Holsinger which was release on 15 October 2019, this book published by Hachette UK. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies. 'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVER How far would you go to protect your child's future? In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, a group of close friends are raising their families in harmony. Until one day, news begins to spread that a 'gifted school' will be opening its doors in their town. There are only a few places, and the competition will be ferocious. As parents and children begin to compete, cracks start to show in their picturesque community as long-buried secrets threaten to detonate under the pressure... Praise for The Gifted School: 'Snapping with tension' SHARI LAPENA 'Wise and addictive' NEW YORK TIMES 'Timely and relevant' OPRAHMAG 'On the pulse of modern times' MAGIC BOOK CLUB 'Relevant and relatable' i PAPER 'Exposes how easily a mix of good intentions, self-delusions, and minor sins can escalate' THE NEW YORKER

The Gifted School

The Gifted School
  • Author : Bruce Holsinger
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies. 'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVER How far would you go to protect your child's future? In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, ...

The Gifted School

The Gifted School
  • Author : Bruce Holsinger
  • Publisher : Headline Review
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies. 'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVER How far would you go to protect your child's future? In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, ...

Designing Services and Programs for High Ability Learners

Designing Services and Programs for High Ability Learners
  • Author : Jeanne H. Purcell,Rebecca D. Eckert
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Build a program from the ground up or improve existing services with the guidelines, practical tips, templates, and action plans in this comprehensive yet practical guide....

Your Passport to Gifted Education

Your Passport to Gifted Education
  • Author : Monita Leavitt
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-28
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This book is a guide to help teachers, parents, guidance counselors and other stakeholders understand the importance of intervention for gifted children and to become an advocate for those individuals who are developmentally advanced. The reader becomes engaged in the analogy of a three part airplane journey to the world ...

Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted

Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted
  • Author : Manabu Sumida,Keith S Taber
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-03-16
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Gifted education has come to be regarded as a key national programme in many coutnries, and gifted education in science disciplines is now being recognised to be of major importance for economic and technological development. Despite these initiatives and developments internationally, there are very few discussions on gifted education in ...

Academic Advocacy for Gifted Children

Academic Advocacy for Gifted Children
  • Author : Barbara Jackson Gilman
  • Publisher : Great Potential Press, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Formerly titled Empowering Gifted Minds: Educational Advocacy That Works, this double award-winning book is the definitive manual on gifted advocacy for gifted students. The author tells parents and teachers how to document a child's abilities to provide reasonable educational options year by year. This book provides imperative information on testing ...

Orientation

Orientation
  • Author : Allis Wade
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release Date : 2012-07-02
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : One hundred years in the future, Government Observers roam the classrooms of average learners, looking for the rare gifted learners still left in the general population. One gifted child, who has been carefully coached by his mother to appear average, is unaware that his abilities have been documented by an ...

Public Policy in Gifted Education

Public Policy in Gifted Education
  • Author : National Association for Gifted Children (U.S.)
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2004-03-11
  • Total pages : 179
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : This call-to-arms focuses on what must be done to keep the gifted child movement alive and well....

Identification of Students for Gifted and Talented Programs

Identification of Students for Gifted and Talented Programs
  • Author : Joseph S. Renzulli,Sally M. Reis, Series Editor
  • Publisher : Corwin
  • Release Date : 2004-03-06
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Focuses on one of the most widely debated topics in the field, addressing the challenges educators face in attempting to accurately identify gifted and talented students....

How the Gifted Brain Learns

How the Gifted Brain Learns
  • Author : David A. Sousa
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2009-07-30
  • Total pages : 275
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Translates the latest neuroscientific findings into practical strategies for identifying, understanding, and engaging gifted learners in different subjects, grade levels, demographics, and special need areas....

Fundamentals of Gifted Education

Fundamentals of Gifted Education
  • Author : Carolyn M. Callahan,Holly L. Hertberg-Davis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-09
  • Total pages : 548
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : The field of gifted education is characterized by a perplexing array of perspectives concerning such fundamental issues as definition, identification, curriculum, social and emotional development, and underserved populations. Fundamentals of Gifted Education provides a coherent framework for planning effective programs, providing appropriate educational services, and evaluating programs for the gifted. ...

Education of the Gifted and Talented

Education of the Gifted and Talented
  • Author : Gary A. Davis,Sylvia B. Rimm,Del Siegle
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 562
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : For courses in Giftedness, and Gifted/Talented Education. "This top-selling comprehensive text by leaders in the field presents the best practices in gifted education." The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised, most notably with the latest research on acceleration, curriculum models, underachievement, culturally and economically disadvantaged students, gender issues, and ...

Differentiation for Gifted and Talented Students

Differentiation for Gifted and Talented Students
  • Author : Carol Ann Tomlinson,Sally M. Reis
  • Publisher : Corwin
  • Release Date : 2004-03-06
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Part of a 12-volume set, each article in this volume provides an overview of the material to be presented, presents research, and discusses how readers can put the research to use....

5 Levels of Gifted

5 Levels of Gifted
  • Author : Deborah L. Ruf
  • Publisher : Great Potential PressInc
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 351
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Illustrates the five levels of giftedness, using seventy-eight gifted and highly gifted children as examples, and offers parents of gifted children advice on how they can find the best school for their child's needs....

A Love for Learning

A Love for Learning
  • Author : Carol Strip Whitney,Gretchen Hirsch
  • Publisher : Great Potential Press, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 1472271521
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Summary : Learn techniques and strategies for keeping gifted children motivated....