The use of varied definitions of intellectual giftedness
across studies, the broad range and limitations of methodologies, and the distinct approaches to conceptualizing research questions are all possible factors.
The cognitive experience as a psychological basis of intellectual giftedness
Since its inception, several studies have focused on determining how certain clinical or special population groups perform in the different subtests that compose this test and checking whether the scale's factor structure changes when the evaluated subjects have specific characteristics, such as intellectual giftedness
, for example.
This finding contradicts those who claim that there is no evidence that students who excel in the visual arts also exhibit intellectual giftedness
This may be especially true of those students who have learning disabilities, which coexist with intellectual giftedness
This study was an attempt at furthering our knowledge and understanding of intellectual giftedness
for both males and females using an extensive database from a large, national sample of high school students.
Two concepts have been confused: equality of opportunity and equality of ability, which has led us to link intellectual giftedness
The flawed, but seductive, assumption that intellectual giftedness
guarantees social and economic success has led to a lasting distrust and resentment of intellectually gifted children and adults, and this has had significant effects on the development of gifted education in Australia.
Researchers often claim that there is little direct evidence that students who exhibit talent in the arts also have high abilities in academic areas or exhibit intellectual giftedness
However, Benbow maintains that these problems stem from factors associated with intellectual giftedness
-- such as increasing difficulties finding peers with common interests -- rather than from accelerated study programs.
Cheryll Duquette, Shari Orders, Stephanie Fullarton, and Kristen Robertson-Grewal contribute the next article, entitled "Fighting for Their Rights: Advocacy Experiences of Parents of Children Identified With Intellectual Giftedness
Teachers, school counselors, and others often overlook signs of intellectual giftedness
and locus attention on such deficits as poor spelling, reading, and writing.
When we proposed to study the co-occurrence of AD/HD and intellectual giftedness
, there were no previous data about the overlap and distinctiveness of these exceptionalities.
But that temptation should be resisted, warned several scientists -- including diamond -- at a recent meeting in New York City on the "Neurobiology of Intellectual Giftedness
White teachers were more likely than minority teachers to agree that intellectual giftedness
is not valued by the African American community, which does not encourage their children to excel in school ([chi square] [1, N = 366] = 4.