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Discover how to identify and fully engage your gifted and talented students. Though nearly 5 million students qualify for gifted and talented education (GATE) in the United States, many exceptional learners “fly under the radar.” Because they are not appropriately challenged in the general classroom, they never meet their full potential—in school or in life. Author Jenny Grant Rankin equips classroom teachers with information and strategies to spot, advocate for, engage, and challenge exceptional learners in their classrooms. Learn how to
BOOK: (ASCD Arias publication, 2016) 5" x 7 3/4", 64 pages
E-BOOK: (ASCD E-Book, 2016) PDF e-book accompanied by bonus MOBI and EPUB files for use on e-book readers like the Kindle and the Nook. See the e-book FAQ link for information about device compatibility.
Improving classroom discussion begins with transforming the roles of students and teachers. This guide details crucial teaching practices to help students take a leading role in their learning. Filled with tips, strategies, and examples, this guide can show any teacher how to better help students speak and listen to one another in ways that help them make meaning and increase their understanding.