A Historical View of Special Education Timeline and Webliography

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In History
  • Characteristics of the Talented and Gifted

    Characteristics of the Talented and Gifted
    Gifted individuals:
    Extremely alert!
    Excellent Memory
    Large vocabulary
    Enjoys problem solving and puzzles Talented individuals:
    Unique strengths beyond their age
    Advanced display in skills
    Intellectually creative/artistic/knowledged
  • Examples of those who are gifted and talented!

    Examples of those who are gifted and talented!
    Ainan Celeste Cawley, 11, Scientific prodigy! Was able to pass an advanced chemistry level exam at the age of 7. Aeilita Andre, 4, considered a extremely gifted painter. Has been compared to artists such as Picasso, Salvador Dali, and Jackson Pollock. Her most expensive painting was sold for $24,000 in Hong Kong Elise Tan Roberts ,5, the youngest member of Mensa. She has an IQ at 156 and joined Mensa as age 2 years and 4 months old!
  • Academically Gifted and Talented

    Academically Gifted and Talented
    What does it mean to be gifted? "Students, children, or youth who give evidence of high achievement capability in areas such as intellectual, creative, artistic, or leadership capacity, or in specific academic fields, and who need services and activities not ordinarily provided by the school in order to fully develop those capabilities" (Elementary and Secondary Education Act)
  • Watch this Video Resource about the Academically Gifted!

    Watch this Video Resource about the Academically Gifted!
    Watch this video about a young boy and his family who must figure out how to work their lives around the young boys talents! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6AZrthCJrs)
  • National Association for Gifted Children

    This informational site takes you on a journey to learn the characteristics, types, and services surrounded gifted children! https://www.nagc.org/resources-publications/resources/frequently-asked-questions-about-gifted-education Citation:
    Frequently Asked Questions about Gifted Education. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.nagc.org/resources-publications/resources/frequently-asked-questions-about-gifted-education
  • Understanding Families of Academically Gifted Children

    The parents must concern themselves with not only providing their child the right level of academics ( so the child does not get bored), but also worry about the child and their ability to work with other children and interact with peers their age ( despite the intellectual differences). References
    (1986). Understanding families of academically gifted children. Roeper Review, 9, 40–42. https://doi.org/10.1080/02783198609553005
  • ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)

    ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
    This is a disorder that makes it difficult for a person to pay attention and control impulsive behaviors. The individual may suffer from restlessness and constant activity. This is not only a childhood disorder though symptoms can begin developing early on. Teens with this disorder will suffer from inattention, disorganization, and hyperactivity into their adult years.
  • Causes and Warning Signs

    Causes and Warning Signs
    Cigarette smoking, alcohol use, or drug use during pregnancy
    Exposure to environmental toxins, such as high levels of lead, at a young age
    Low birth weight
    Brain injuries
    Warning Signs:
    Difficulty paying attention (inattention)
    Being overactive (hyperactivity)
    Acting without thinking (impulsivity)
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorders

    Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
    Those with these type of disorders will face issues such as -An inability to build or maintain interpersonal relationships with peers and/or teachers/care providers
    -An inability to learn
    -Consistent or chronic inappropriate type of behavior or feelings under normal conditions.
    -Pervasive unhappiness or depression.
    -Tendency to develop physical symptoms, pains or unreasonable fears associated with personal or school problems.
  • Types of Emotional and Behavourial Disorders

    Types of Emotional and Behavourial Disorders
    Anxiety disorder
    Disruptive Behavioral disorders
    Dissociative disorders
    Emotional Disorders
    Pervasive developmental disorders ADHD
    ODD ( Oppositional Defiant Disorder)
    May be hostile, irritable, uncooperative and direct negative feelings and actions to authority figures!
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Video

    Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Video
    Learn about the emotional and behavioral disorders out there. This video will enlighten you on the Acts that these disorders fall under and are protected by. https://study.com/academy/lesson/students-with-emotional-or-behavioral-disorders.html This disorder can be seen in classroom settings and can hinder the learning experience.
  • Mental Health disorders, treatments and guidelines

    Mental Health disorders, treatments and guidelines
    Emotional disorders fall under many categories and include many categories as well. https://www.psychguides.com/guides/behavioral-disorder-symptoms-causes-and-effects/ These guidelines will break down the disorders and provide intervention plans and research to better understand the emotional and behavioral disorder
  • The Emotions and Behaviors in the Classroom

    The Emotions and Behaviors in the Classroom
    Many students have emotional and behavioral problems. Through this link you will read about the problems faced in the classroom and the different details about the specific disorders! https://www.educationcorner.com/behavioral-disorders-in-the-classroom.html