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A Love for Learning: Motivation and the Gifted Child

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Spark the motivation in your gifted child or student! Keep them eager and excited at home and in the classroom! Gifted children are susceptible to many de-motivating factors, which can lead to depression and academic underachievement. The authors present concepts and techniques to counteract those factors, allowing a child's motivation to skyrocket. Features the Four C's of Motivation: Creating Challenge Creating Control Creating Commitment Creating Compassion This new book, with a foreword by Dr. Joanne Rand Whitmore Schwartz, also includes additional resources, books and websites for parents and teachers.

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Whitney (education, Ohio State U.) presents a text for parents and teachers discussing how to enhance the motivation and academic achievement of gifted and talented students. Coverage includes a general overview of motivation; loss of motivation and its causes; and the "four C's" necessary for creating and nurturing enthusiasm--challenge, commitment, control, and compassion. The text includes a list of print and nonprint resources for parents and teachers. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780910707800
Author:
Whitney, Carol Strip
Publisher:
Great Potential Press
Author:
Hirsch, Gretchen
Subject:
Education, elementary
Subject:
Special Education - Gifted
Subject:
Gifted children
Subject:
Education, Elementary -- Parent participation.
Subject:
Gifted children -- Education (Elementary)
Subject:
Education-Gifted and Talented
Publication Date:
20070631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
242
Dimensions:
8.95x6.33x.63 in. .77 lbs.

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