Development of exceptional academic talent: International research studies
International Journal of Educational Research Volume 25, Number 6 ISSN 0883-0355 Publisher: Elsevier Ltd
This monograph deals with descriptions and evaluations of the Math Olympiad programs in five countries: United States, Taiwan, China, Japan, and Russia. This chapter provides the rationale underlying academic competitions that are designed to identify and nurture highly gifted individuals. The chapter also supplies the theoretical framework used in three parallel retrospective studies (United States, Taiwan, China), the results of which are summarized in separate chapters.
Campbell, J.R. & Wu, W.T. Development of exceptional academic talent: International research studies. International Journal of Educational Research, 25(6), 479-484. Elsevier Ltd.