They Say My Kid's Gifted: Now What?

Author: Olenchak
Publisher: Prufrock Press/1998
ISBN: 1-882664-44-2
Pages: Softcover, 97

They Say My Kid's Gifted: Now What?
by F. Richard Olenchak

This book provides parents with an easy-to-use guide to negotiating the educational bureaucracy associated with having a child recently identified as gifted.

Table of Contents:
1. The Double-Edged Sword
2. The School Bureaucracy
3. School Gifted Programs
4. Regular Classrooms
5. Time for Action
6. Resources
7. Glossary of Terms
8. References


About This Book:



  • Parents:  seeking to understand the process of working with schools in order to secure an appropriate education for their gifted child.


They Say My Kid’s Gifted: Now What? is a resource for parents of gifted children seeking answers to navigating and working with schools. Topics include understanding the identification process, maneuvering school bureaucracy, special programming options, programming in the regular classroom, curriculum and instruction choices, and communicating effectively with teachers and other school personnel. A resource section provides a list of additional readings, contact information for state agencies, and a glossary of terms.


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Product Number: 42032
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