Ch 3: Special Issues in Gifted Education

About This Chapter

What special issues are gifted students faced with? You can use the lessons contained in this chapter to review this information that can help you learn more about gifted education and help you prepare to take certification exams to become a gifted education teacher.

Special Issues in Gifted Education - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you will have the opportunity to explore various topics relating to issues in gifted education, such as why gifted students underachieve or how to accommodate ADHD students in the classroom. Lessons describe characteristics and strategies that are important for teachers to understand, and some lessons focus on specific types of gifted students. Once you have completed your study of this chapter, you should be able to do the following:

  • Describe the causes of underachievement in gifted students
  • Apply strategies to address underachievement
  • List characteristics of twice-exceptional students
  • Understand the characteristics among ADHD and giftedness
  • Implement teaching strategies to help gifted students with learning disabilities

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