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Jim Delisle, Ph.D.

Jim Delisle, Ph.D.

Jim Delisle, Ph.D., has taught gifted children and those who work on their behalf for more than forty years, including twenty-five years as a professor of special education at Kent State University. He has taught students in elementary and secondary schools and, for the past six years, has worked part time with highly gifted ninth and tenth graders at the Scholars’ Academy in Conway, South Carolina. The author of more than 250 articles and twenty books, Jim is a frequent presenter on gifted children’s intellectual and emotional growth. Jim and his wife Deb live in Washington, D.C., and North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

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help4kids@freespirit.com
Jim is available to speak on these topics:
  • Character Education
  • Gifted & Talented

BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR

Doing Poorly on Purpose

$26.95
Veteran educator Jim Delisle offers insights, strategies, and practical advice to reengage and inspire underachieving students.

The Gifted Teen Survival Guide

$15.99
Sage advice for gifted teens who want to think for themselves, relate well with others, and reach their potential in life.

When Gifted Kids Don’t Have All the Answers

$23.99
Look beyond the grades and test scores to see the real child in need of support.
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