Able, Gifted and Talented Underachievers

by Diane Montgomery
$90.95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons (UK)

Publication Date: March 27, 2009

ISBN: 9780470779408

Binding: Paperback

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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