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Developing Math Talent: A Guide for Educating Gifted and Advanced Learners in Math
Written for teachers and parents of gifted children with a talent for math, this book provides a means for identifying the needs of mathematically talented students and matching both school and home experiences to those needs. More than just a guidebook for educators and parents, this book offers a comprehensive approach to mathematics education for gifted students of elem ...more
Paperback, 387 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Prufrock Press
(first published May 2003)
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Written by people who did postdocs under Julian Stanley and now work at C-MITES and the Belin-Blank Center, this book is about advocating for your gifted young mathematician and a placement and curriculum plan. Because of their background with talent searches, there is an emphasis on using elementary talent search scores to determine who needs more than just enrichment (and the emphasis is on EXPLORE scores). They do seem a little overly concerned with “gaps” and there’s no magic formula that th ...more