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Author Smilansky, Moshe, author

Title The gifted disadvantaged : a ten year longitudinal study of compensatory education in Israel / Moshe Smilansky and David Nevo
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2018
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Series Routledge library editions, Comparative education ; volume 17
Routledge library editions. Comparative education ; v. 17
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; PART ONE: GENERAL ORIENTATION TO COMPENSATORY EDUCATION IN ISRAEL; 1 Some Aspects of the Socio-political Background of Israel; 2 Who are the Culturally Disadvantaged?; A Theoretical discussion of the concept and some general propositions; The disadvantaged in Israeli Society; 3 Stages and Patterns in Israeli Policy Toward the Disadvantaged; 4 Major Approaches Toward Fostering the Disadvantaged during the ┬źCompensatory Education Stage┬╗
PART TWO: THE BOARDING SCHOOL FOSTERING PROGRAM FOR THE GIFTED DISADVANTAGED: A TEN YEAR LONGITUDINAL EVALUATION5 The Rationale of the Program; 6 The Process of Implementation; Identification and selection of candidates; The educational program; Some problems of implementation; 7 The Evaluation Design of the Program; 8 Students' Educational and Socio-economic Background; 9 Students' Success in Secondary Education; 10 The Social Acceptance of the Boarding Students within their Classes; 11 Continuation of Studies in Higher Eduation; 12 Toward the Future; The significance of the program
Notes "First published in 1979 by Gordon and Breach, Science Publishers, Inc."
Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed May 17, 2018)
Subject Compensatory education -- Israel -- Case studies
Education -- Israel -- Case studies
Gifted children -- Education -- Israel -- Case studies
Compensatory education.
EDUCATION / Organizations & Institutions.
EDUCATION / Reference.
Gifted children -- Education.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Nevo, David, 1939- author
ISBN 1351004476
1351004484 (electronic bk.)
9781351004480 (electronic bk.)