Able, Gifted and Talented Underachievers, Second Edition
© 2009 John Wiley & Sons Ltd.
Editor(s): Diane Montgomery
Published Online: 5 SEP 2012 05:52AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470740972
Online ISBN: 9780470741252
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A practical guide to identifying gifted underachievers and enabling them to fulfil their potential, raising whole school standards.
- Extensive new content includes the latest best practice in addressing able underachievement
- Explains the origins of underachievement, both overt and covert, especially in more able learners - provides a model that identifies a range of factors that conspire to lower achievement
- The UK Government's 2005 White Paper 'Higher Standards, Better Schools for All' set specific provision for Gifted and Talented (G&T) - there are similar programmes in all developed countries
- The editor is a leading researcher in G&T education - contributors include Belle Wallace, Barry Hymer and Ian Warwick, the foremost practitioners in the field