A Century of Contributions to Gifted Education traces the conceptual history of the field of gifted education. Bookended by Sir Francis Galtonas Hereditary Genius published in 1869, and Sidney Marlandas report to the United States Congress in 1972, each chapter represents the life and work of a key figure in the development of the field. While the historical record of gifted education has previously been limited, A Century of Contributions to Gifted Education explores the lives of individuals who made fundamental contributions in the areas of eminence, intelligence, creativity, advocacy, policy, and curriculum. Drawing heavily on archival research and primary source documentation, expert contributors highlight the major philosophical, theoretical, and pedagogical developments in gifted education over the course of a century, providing both lively biography and scholarly analysis.Suzanna E. Henshon, Ph.D., received her doctoral degree from the College of William and Mary in 2005 and teaches creative ... Notes from a Writer (withValija Rose) through the Center for Gifted Education at the College ofWilliam and Mary.
|Title||:||A Century of Contributions to Gifted Education|
|Author||:||Ann Robinson, Jennifer Jolly|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-10-15|