by Sarah Alexander
Links to Research
Click here for information on a research paper by Valerie Margrain on young children who can read before they start school in New Zealand. The paper is titled "Inside the Greenhouse: Hothousing, Cultivating, Tending or Nurturing Precocious Readers". (If you are a ChildForum member you will be able to view and download a PDF of this paper for free).
Click here for information on a research paper by Caterina Murphy "How Do Young Children Who Are Gifted Play In An Early Childhood Centre Setting?". (If you are a ChildForum member you will be also be able to view and download a PDF of this paper for free).
Below is a report on a professional development workship on Responding to Gifted Children. This covers:
- Problems in identifying whether a child is gifted
- Clues from children's behaviour and how children can hide their ability
- Funding and education policy
- Links to pdf copies of presentations
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