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Giftedness
Renzuli's Three- Ring Conceptionof Gifteness

Gifted behaviour occurs in certain people,
at certain times,
under certain circumstances.
Joe Renzulli
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A Differentiated Model of Giftedness and Talent (DMGT)
All talents are developed from
natural abilities through learning
influenced by inner and outer catalysts
(Gagne, 1999).
Columbus Group
"Giftedness is asynchronous development
in which advanced cognitive abilities and
heightened intensity combine to create inner
experiences and awareness that are
qualitatively different from the norm..."

What if Giftedness?
Effective Curriculum & Instructional Models
Duke University: Tallent Identification Program
National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)
The Association for the Gifted (TAG)
Association for the Education of Gifted Underachieving Students (AEGUS)
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
Center for Reasearch on Teaching and Learning
Hoagies' Gifted Education
Gifted-Children.com
Georgia Association for the Gifted

Wilkinson County Gifted Resource Handbook