Jill Adelson, editor of the journal Gifted Child Quarterly, talks about the best evidence in gifted education, and areas where research is thin on the ground.
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A long-running study of 377,000 students suggests that students at socioeconomically advantaged high schools tend to complete more schooling and earn higher incomes years later than those who chose academically selective schools.
July 31, 2018
Webb studied the social and emotional and special education issues in gifted education.
December 11, 2017
A new study suggests the nation could be overlooking thousands of potential young inventors, as family income and local "innovation" play an outsized role in whether young students grow up to be inventors.
July 06, 2017
All schools will soon have to report advanced achievement for their students. But the percentage of schools that offer programs for advanced students varies a lot from state to state.
January 22, 2016
Teachers are about as likely to recommend equally academically talented white and Hispanic students for gifted programs. For black students, it's another story.
January 11, 2016
Top academics isn't enough to get you into a top school if you are poor.
June 22, 2015
A Utah study suggests the main benefit for Advanced Placement students comes for those who complete and pass the test.
August 07, 2014
New studies provide insight into ways to help students with attention deficits succeed academically.
March 13, 2014
Top students aren't necessarily hurt academically by a school's focus on low-performers, finds a new study at the Association for Education Finance and Policy conference.