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Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom

Strategies and Techniques Every Teacher Can Use
(Revised & Updated 3rd Edition)


This is the definitive guide to meeting the learning needs of gifted students in the mixed-abilities classroom—seamlessly and effectively with minimal preparation time. Included are practical, classroom-tested strategies and step-by-step instructions for how to use them. The third edition of this “orange bible” provides information on:

  • using technology for accelerated learning
  • managing cluster grouping
  • increasing curriculum rigor
  • improving assessments
  • boosting critical and creative thinking skills
  • addressing gifted kids with special needs
  • supporting Common Core State Standards

Digital content provides a PowerPoint presentation for professional development, reproducible forms ready to customize and print for classroom use, additional extension menus for the primary and upper grades, and a special supplement for parents.

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ISBN: 978-1-57542-395-1
Audience: K–12 teachers, administrators
Trim Size: 8.5" x 11"
Page Count: 256
Digital Content: Includes PowerPoint presentation, customizable reproducible forms, additional extension menus for the primary and upper grades, and supplemental materials for parents

Praise for Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom
“This book should be required reading for all teachers before they set foot in the classroom.”—The Gifted Education Association of Reading, Pennsylvania

“A comprehensive manual with excellent strategies and encouragement. Tell your child’s teacher about this book.”—National Association for Gifted Children

“Almost from the day it was published, Susan Winebrenner’s book has become a classic in the field. Moreover, it transcends the relatively small field of gifted child education and has become popular in professional teacher libraries everywhere.”—Gifted Education Communicator

  • Recipient of the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented’s 2013 Legacy Book™ Award for Educators

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