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Exceptionality in East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Shane N. Phillipson, Heidrun Stoeger, Albert Ziegler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-04 - Publisher: Routledge

The continual successes of students from East-Asia are confirmed in a variety of international tests of academic achievement and yet, despite this attainment, many scholars have realised that a substantial proportion of these students are also underachieving. Using the actiotope model of giftedness to integrate a broad range of research,
Gifted Education in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: David Yun Dai, Ching Chih Kuo
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: IAP

The book “Gifted Education in Asia: Problems and Prospects” is the first of its kind in terms of providing a critical assessment of the state of gifted education in nine representative countries or regions in Asia (Hong Kong, India, Japan, Mainland China, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Turkey),
The SAGE Handbook of Gifted and Talented Education
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Belle Wallace, Dorothy A. Sisk, John Senior
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-20 - Publisher: SAGE

The SAGE Handbook of Gifted & Talented Education provides a comprehensive and international overview of key challenges and issues in the field of gifted education, making this an invaluable volume for individuals in the fields of education, public and private school administration, psychology and beyond. Containing contributions by a range
Developing Leadership in the Asia Pacific
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Sivanes Phillipson, Shane N. Phillipson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Developing Leadership in the Asia-Pacific focuses on the design of leadership programs that are able to meet the needs of students, teachers and the wider community. Rather than taking an all-encompassing approach that cover all contexts of leadership development, this book is based on research that guides the leadership teacher
Asian Migration and Education Cultures in the Anglosphere
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Megan Watkins, Christina Ho, Rose Butler
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Asian migration and mobilities are transforming education cultures in the Anglosphere, prompting mounting debates about ‘tiger mothers’ and ‘dragon children’, and competition and segregation in Anglosphere schools. This book challenges the cultural essentialism which prevails in much academic and popular discussion of ‘Asian success’ and in relation to Asian education