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The Gifted Education Podcast features interviews and discussions with leaders in the field of gifted and talented education. Highlighting issues related to both parenting and educating gifted and advanced learners, this podcast offers engaging conversations with Prufrock Press' most popular authors.

The Gifted Education Podcast features interviews and discussions with leaders in the field of gifted and talented education. Highlighting issues related to both parenting and educating gifted and advanced learners, this podcast offers engaging conversations with Prufrock Press' most popular authors.
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The Gifted Education Podcast features interviews and discussions with leaders in the field of gifted and talented education. Highlighting issues related to both parenting and educating gifted and advanced learners, this podcast offers engaging conversations with Prufrock Press' most popular authors.

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English


Episodes

Learning Options for Gifted Kids: A Podcast for Parents

8/1/2013
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by Joel McIntosh Parents are often presented with a menu of learning opportunities for talented kids. From special accelerated classes and dual-enrollment college programs, to homeschooling and online courses, the decisions about quality learning opportunities can seem endless. Raising a Gifted Child: A Parenting Success Handbook In this podcast, I sit down with Carol Fertig, the author of Raising a Gifted Child: A Parenting Success Handbook, in order to help make sense of some of these...

Duration:00:15:54

Differentiating Instruction for Gifted Students

7/19/2013
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by Joel McIntosh Laurie E. Westphal discusses strategies for differentiating instruction for gifted students in a mixed-ability classroom in this podcast. As we discussed in a previous podcast titled Ability Grouping of Gifted Children, increasingly teachers grapple with the task of differentiating instruction in a way that challenges every student in a mixed-ability classroom. While there are many approaches to accomplishing this goal, Prufrock Press' Differentiating Instruction With...

Duration:00:22:08

Ability Grouping of Gifted Children

6/3/2013
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by Joel McIntosh In the past, gifted children often were placed into special gifted classes or accelerated learning groups. The thinking went that if you could group gifted children together, it was easier for those students and their teachers to move at a faster pace. However, the practice of grouping students by ability has become a controversial topic in many schools. As a result, during the last few years we have seen the dismantling of special gifted classes. We’ve seen teachers move...

Duration:00:24:18