✓ Twice Exceptional: Supporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties || ↠ PDF Read by ✓ Scott Barry Kaufman


  • Title: Twice Exceptional: Supporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties
  • Author: Scott Barry Kaufman
  • ISBN: 9780190645472
  • Page: 462
  • Format: Paperback

  • In an educational system founded on rigid standards and categories, students who demonstrate a very specific manifestation of intelligence flourish, while those who deviate tend to fall between the cracks Too often, talents and interests that do not align with classroom conventions are left unrecognized and unexplored in children with extraordinary potential but little opIn an educational system founded on rigid standards and categories, students who demonstrate a very specific manifestation of intelligence flourish, while those who deviate tend to fall between the cracks Too often, talents and interests that do not align with classroom conventions are left unrecognized and unexplored in children with extraordinary potential but little opportunity For twice exceptional 2e children, who have extraordinary strengths coupled with learning difficulties, the problem is compounded by the paradoxical nature of their intellect and an unbending system, ill equipped to cater to their unique learning needs.Twice Exceptional Supporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties provides cutting edge, evidence based approaches to creating an environment where twice exceptional students can thrive Viewing the 2e student as neither exclusively disabled nor exclusively gifted, but, rather, as a dynamic interaction of both, leading experts offer holistic insight into identification, social emotional development, advocacy, and support for 2e students With chapters focusing on special populations including autism, dyslexia, and ADHD as well as the intersection of race and 2e, this book highlights practical recommendations for school and social contexts In expounding the unique challenges faced by the 2e population, Twice Exceptional makes a case for greater flexibility in our approach to education and a wider notion of what it means to be academically successful.
    Scott Barry Kaufman
    Scott Barry Kaufman is Scientific Director of The Imagination Institute in the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania Kaufman investigates the measurement and development of intelligence, creativity, and personality see scientific papers He is author of Ungifted Intelligence Redefined and a forthcoming book on the science of creativity, co authored with Carolyn Gregoire Penguin, 2015 Kaufman is also host of The Psychology Podcast, co founder of The Creativity Post, and author of the column Beautiful Minds for Scientific American see articles Kaufman completed his doctorate in cognitive psychology from Yale University in 2009 and received his masters degree in experimental psychology from Cambridge University in 2005, where he was a Gates Cambridge Scholar.


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