Cultural Diversity and the Gifted

Dickerson, S.; Keller, D.; Taylor, S.; Warden, S.

Culturally Diverse Gifted

Stations

1. Data:

What does the data say about culturally diverse populations and gifted services?

2. Characteristics

How might culturally diverse gifted students differ from their dominant-culture counterparts?

3. Testing

How are traditional testing measures culturally biased?

4. Instructional Strategies

What instructional strategies are most effective with culturally diverse gifted students?

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