All Students are Gifted
They learned (without major budget changes):
- All students, not just the usual suspects, have considerable untapped potential
- The time saved by identifying who should be "gifted" is better spent in providing additional services to more students
Grad your latest issue of Ed Leadership and read the full article specific examples of these practices transformed unmotivated and under-achieving students into successful, self-directed college-bound students.
Conlon, L. (October 2008). Why we run our school like a gifted program? Educational Leadership, p. 38-42.