This quick reference guide contains comprehensive listings and definitions of common terms in Gifted and Talented education as well as other aspects that you might need to learn about, find or use - all in a in a teacher-friendly format. It includes: Models of giftedness to help you get to grips with the main concepts; Clear and concise definitions that translate jargon into plain English; A "who's who" guide of Gifted and Talented education explaining the contribution of major experts and theorists; Checklists and photocopiables for use in the classroom; This book is thoroughly cross-referenced so you find your answers in the quickest possible way.
Jacquie Buttriss, is an Ofsted inspector and freelance educational writer and adviser. She is a consultant for NACE and has worked as a primary Headteacher for 7 years.; Ann Callander, develops teaching materials as an educational writer. She has been a Co-ordinator of courses for teachers, teaching assistants and gifted and talented children.