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The Resource Failing our brightest kids : the global challenge of educating high-ability students, Chester E. Finn, Jr., Brandon L. Wright

Failing our brightest kids : the global challenge of educating high-ability students, Chester E. Finn, Jr., Brandon L. Wright

Label
Failing our brightest kids : the global challenge of educating high-ability students
Title
Failing our brightest kids
Title remainder
the global challenge of educating high-ability students
Statement of responsibility
Chester E. Finn, Jr., Brandon L. Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DKDLA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finn, Chester E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, Brandon L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gifted children
  • Gifted children
Label
Failing our brightest kids : the global challenge of educating high-ability students, Chester E. Finn, Jr., Brandon L. Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier/dan
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent/dan
Contents
Educating smart kids : why bother? -- How is the United States doing? -- How disagreement holds us back -- How the system slows us down -- Will differentiation move us forward? -- How do other countries educate smart kids? -- Japan : early neglect, later intensity -- Singapore : enough of a good thing? -- Korea : too much pressure? -- Taiwan : do as we say, not as we do -- Finland : not quite as advertised -- Germany : differentiating without differences -- Hungary : much talk, less action -- Switzerland : decentralized to excess? -- England : sifting through the policy rubble -- Ontario : how "special" is "gifted"? -- Western Australia : in for the long haul -- What have we learned? -- Moves America should make
Control code
ocn926655467
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 299 pages
Isbn
9781612508429
Isbn Type
(library edition)
Lccn
2015937064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia/dan
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926655467
Label
Failing our brightest kids : the global challenge of educating high-ability students, Chester E. Finn, Jr., Brandon L. Wright
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier/dan
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent/dan
Contents
Educating smart kids : why bother? -- How is the United States doing? -- How disagreement holds us back -- How the system slows us down -- Will differentiation move us forward? -- How do other countries educate smart kids? -- Japan : early neglect, later intensity -- Singapore : enough of a good thing? -- Korea : too much pressure? -- Taiwan : do as we say, not as we do -- Finland : not quite as advertised -- Germany : differentiating without differences -- Hungary : much talk, less action -- Switzerland : decentralized to excess? -- England : sifting through the policy rubble -- Ontario : how "special" is "gifted"? -- Western Australia : in for the long haul -- What have we learned? -- Moves America should make
Control code
ocn926655467
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 299 pages
Isbn
9781612508429
Isbn Type
(library edition)
Lccn
2015937064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia/dan
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926655467

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