Every child's right : academic talent development by choice, not chance
- Lauren A. Sosniak and Nina Hersch Gabelko.
- New York : Teachers College Press, c2008.
- Physical description
- xii, 164 p. ; 24 cm.
Education Library (Cubberley)
|LC3993 .S59 2008||Unknown|
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-156) and index.
- Grow talent, don't mine it
- Welcome to the academic conversation!
- When learning is child's play
- Every child's right : academic talent development in all communities and classrooms
- Changing college-going from chance to choice
- The gift of community and the community of gifts.
- Publisher's Summary
- No child should have to be identified as "gifted" in order to benefit from a rich, challenging learning experience. This book tells the story of the Academic Talent Development Program (ATDP) at UC Berkeley, an example of a long-standing, self-supporting summer program that shifted from "mining" to "growing" talent. The authors provide an insider's view of the teachers, students, curriculum, and school culture as a model for creating academic enrichments programs in and out of school.
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- Publication date
- 0807748714 (cloth)
- 9780807748718 (cloth)
- 0807748706 (paper)
- 9780807748701 (paper)
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