Cases on Instructional Technology in Gifted and Talented Education

Editor/Author Lennex, Lesia and Nettleton, Kimberely Fletcher
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: IGI Global

Single-User Purchase Price: $185.00
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ISBN: 978-1-4666-6489-0
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Image Count: 79
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Cases on Instructional Technology in Gifted and Talented Education provides educators with real-life examples and research-based directions for the use of digital media resources in classrooms at all academic levels.

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Table of Contents

  • Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Section 1: What is Giftedness?
  • Chapter 1: Defining the Undefinable
  • Chapter 2: Historical Overview of Adult Gifted Education in the United States
  • Section 2: Science and the Gifted/Talented Student
  • Chapter 3: Using Technology to Teach Gifted Students in a Heterogeneous Classroom
  • Chapter 4: Integrating Educational Robotics to Enhance Learning for Gifted and Talented Students
  • Chapter 5: VoiceThread and iPad Apps Supporting Biological Change Concept
  • Chapter 6: To Boldly Go
  • Chapter 7: Showcasing the Creative Talents in Science of the Academically Less-Inclined Students through a Values-Driven Toy Storytelling Project
  • Section 3: Arts and Humanities and the Gifted/Talented Student
  • Chapter 8: Creating Our World
  • Chapter 9: From Student to Author
  • Chapter 10: Culturally Relevant Applications of Digital Audio Workstations in the Heterogeneous GT Classroom
  • Section 4: Voices from the Schools
  • Chapter 11: iMovies and Gifted Grouping
  • Chapter 12: Motivational Video for State Testing
  • Section 5: Teacher Training
  • Chapter 13: Differentiating through Technology for Gifted Students
  • Chapter 14: Differentiation 2.0
  • Chapter 15: School Activities with New Dot Code Handling Multimedia
  • Chapter 16: Designing Instruction for Future Gifted Science Teachers
  • Section 6: Teacher Education
  • Chapter 17: A Case Study of Distance Education for Informatics Gifted Students
  • Chapter 18: Gifted Education and One Case Solution through E-Learning in Japan
  • Chapter 19: The Role of Technology in Providing Effective Gifted Education Services in Clustered Classrooms
  • Chapter 20: Instructional Technology and the Nature of the Gifted and Talented
  • Compilation of References
  • About the Contributors