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What to Expect When You’re Expected to Teach Gifted Students: A Guide to the Celebrations, Surprises, Quirks, and Questions in Your First Year Teaching Gifted Learners

Author: Kari Lockhart

Availability: In Stock

Code: PRU0874

ISBN: 9781760940874

No of Pages: 140

Publish date: 29/01/2020

Price: $31.95


What to Expect When You’re Expected to Teach Gifted Students is a practical, easy-to-read guide to what teachers may experience during their first year teaching gifted students. From the joys and surprises to the frustrations and questions, this book addresses specific topics related to gifted education, including students’ social–emotional needs, choosing appropriate curricular materials, working with parents and families, advocating for gifted and advanced programming, and continued professional learning.

In each chapter, readers dive into issues that are frequently cited as challenges for new gifted teachers and emerge equipped with real-world advice, resources and strategies to build a successful classroom that meets the needs of high-ability students. This book is perfect for any teacher new to the field of gifted education.