Gifted education is one of the most misunderstood branches of education. As an educator, it is more crucial than ever to have a basic understanding of gifted education. As of 2011, the US government has abolished federal gifted funding. Even if your school has a gifted program, you are the eyes and ears of the classroom. Most teachers have little professional development in gifted education. Many educators erroneously believe certain practices are beneficial for gifted students. Can you answer these questions?
Myth or Fact: Cooperative learning in heterogeneous groups provide academic benefits for gifted and talented students.
Myth or Fact: Every child is gifted.
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