Gifted and talented youth
Gifted and talented children are those identified by professionally qualified persons who by virtue of their outstanding abilities are capable of high performance. Children capable of high performance include those with demonstrated achievement and/or potential ability in any of the following areas, singly or in combination: general intellectual ability, specific academic aptitude, creative or productive thinking, leadership ability, visual or performing arts, psychomotor ability.
People related to the topic: Gifted and talented youth
Dean Camilla Benbow, Ed.D.
Patricia and Rodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development, Peabody College; Professor of Psychology; Co-Director, Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth
David Lubinski, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Human Development, Peabody College; Co-Director, Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth
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