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Lesson Plans


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Lauretta A. Hendricks-Backus (
Wed, 21 Oct 1998 07:44:27 -0500

Yes, But in most school districts the way they test for gifted is in
academics. So those visuall arts talented people are left out.


At 04:33 PM 10/20/98 -0700, you wrote:
> I am responding to the articles on gifted programs for students in
>the arts. I feel that being gifted artistically and creatively is
>overlooked in our society. It is extremely important to have programs in
>the arts for gifted children. One of the rational's in other gifted
>programs is that gifted children become bored in regular classrooms.
>Therefore would not the gifted artist become bored in an art program which
>presented no challenges for the student?