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While the past 25 years have seen a growing interest in students with both gifts and learning disabilities, the published material has focused predominantly on students who have only one area of gifts — high IQ. Students with Both Gifts and Learning Disabilities tries to provide the reader with a broader conceptualization of the gifted/LD learner to include students who have gifts in other domains and who would benefit from being identified and having their talents nurtured. This volume aims to: -Provide information for elementary, secondary, and college educators including pre-service teachers, special and regular education teachers, gifted coordinators, college resource centers, and educational administrators who are looking to develop a better understanding of students with unusual learning profiles; -Provide resources for both education and psychology researchers to enlighten the state of research in this area and to provide the impetus for future work; -Provide information for families, including parents and students who have differential learning profiles and who are looking for a greater understanding of what this means to them.  

Table of Contents

Introduction Susan Baum. 1. Learning Disabilities, Giftedness, and Gifted/LD Robert J. Sternberg and Elena Grigorenko. 2. The Identification of Gifted Students with Learning Disabilities: Challenges, Controversies, and Promising Practices. D. Betsy McCoach, Thomas J. Kehle, Melissa A. Bray, and Del Siegle. 3. Unraveling the Mysteries of GLD: Toward the Application of Cognitive Theory to Assessment Judy L. Lupart. 4. Linking Assessment and Diagnosis to Intervention for Gifted Students with Learning Disabilities Linda E. Brody and Carol J. Mills. 5. Dyslexia and Visual Spatial Talents: Are They Connected? Catya von Károlyi and Ellen Winner. 6. To Read but Not to Read: Identifying and Understanding the Nature of Poor Reading Comprehension in Children Kate Nation. 7. Gifted Adults with Learning Disabilities in Postsecondary Settings. Mary K. Tallent-Runnels and Carol A. Layton. 8. Compensation Strategies Used by High Ability Students with Learning Disabilities Sally M. Reis and Lila M. Ruban. 9. Summoning Up the Spirits from the Vast Deep: LD and Giftedness in Historic Persons P.G. Aaron, R. Malatesha Joshi, and Emily S. Ocker. 10. Interventions Work, but We Need More! Tina M. Newman. Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781461347989
Author:
A. Newman, Tina
Publisher:
Springer
Author:
Sternberg, Robert J.
Author:
Newman, Tina A.
Subject:
Child Development
Subject:
Child and School Psychology
Subject:
Education-Gifted and Talented
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2004
Series:
Neuropsychology and Cognition
Series Volume:
25
Publication Date:
20121231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm

Related Subjects

Education » General
Education » Gifted and Talented
Education » Learning Disabilities
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General

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