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1. Selected Articles from Gifted Education Press Quarterly and Gifted Education News-Page (Listed Alphabetically)

Ability Grouping: Aid or Discrimination

Abraham Lincoln: A Hero for the Ages Seen Through the Prism of Multiple Intelligences

America's Libraries and the Education of Gifted Students

The Aeneid: Virgil’s Epic of Giftedness

Another  Look at Cleveland’s Major Work Program

Anti-Intellectualism in Secondary Schools

Apollo 13: A Space Mission in Giftedness

Architecture and the Gifted Child's Sensibility

Are There Additional Intelligences? The Case for Naturalist, Spiritual and Existential Intelligences - Part I

Are There Additional Intelligences? The Case for Naturalist, Spiritual and Existential Intelligences - Part II

An Assignment for Gifted Students: Analyze the Connection between a Nobel Laureate in Literature, Naguib Mahfouz, and a French Sociologist, Émile Durkheim

Benito Juárez (1806-72), the Lincoln of Mexico

Black History and Giftedness

Books: A Basic Gifted Program

Book Review of -- Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

The Borders of Intelligence

The Buck Stops Here: Tribute to One of Our Most Gifted Presidents, Harry S. Truman (1884-1972)

The Care and Fostering of the Gifted and Super-gifted: An Update on Roberto Assagioli's Thoughts -- 29 Years Later

Carl Sandburg: Poet of Humanity and America

The CD-ROM, Used Book Stores and the Memory Hole

The Challenge of Developing An Effective Curriculum for the Gifted

Chaplin (Tri-star Pictures, 1993): Movie Review

Charles Dickens (1812-70), Our Contemporary

Chief State School Officer Opportunities, Seized or Missed?

Choosing a Domain, Looking for a Mentor: A Research and Painting Project

Cinderella Meets a Prince: Howard Gardner

Continuing the Search for Equity and Excellence: An Overview of Frasier’s Talent

Assessment Profile (F-TAP)

Coercive Egalitarianism: A Study of Discrimination Against Gifted Students

Comments from Charlton Heston and Dr. Ben Carson on Some of the Factors That Helped Them to Be Successful

Compacting, Enrichment and Multiple Intelligences Theory in Gifted Education: A Dutch Example

Constantin Brancusi: Sculptor of Giftedness

C. S. Lewis (1898-1963): A Study in Gifted Sensibility

Cultivating Courage, Creativity and Caring

Decreasing Perfectionism by Using Science in the Classroom

Developing a Rigorous Curriculum for the Gifted: a Pressing Need

Differential Education For The Gifted 1987: A Descriptive Analysis and Call to Arms

Differentiating Instruction for Gifted Middle School Students in Heterogeneous Science Classes

Differentiation versus Standards–Based Instruction

Discussion of a Great Classic by James Fenimore Cooper

Discussion of 'The Concord Review': a Quarterly Review of Essays by Students of History

Discussion of Two Modern Plays for the Gifted Student's Sensibility: Galileo and Saint Joan

Do The Gifted Need Gifted Education?

The Ecstacy of Creative Genius is the Birthright of Every Gifted Child

E.L. Doctorow: Role Model for the Gifted Imagination

E. M. Forster (1879-1970) and the Study of Values

Effective Identification of Children for Gifted Education Programming

An Administrator’s Guide to Growing a Small District Gifted Program: A Tactical Pursuit to Build Program Support from the Inside Out

An Effective Method for Encouraging Gifted Children to Accumulate, Classify and Use Information

Effective Pedagogical Strategies and Philosophies for Gifted Students of Color

Emotional and Intellectual Needs of Gifted Youngsters

Essay on the English Poet of Gifted Sensibility and Imagination: John Keats (1795-1821)

The Eternal Appeal of Sherlock Holmes to the Gifted Sensibility

Experience and Processing: The Funnel and Cylinder Analogy Of Giftedness

Extraordinary Education for Positively Extraordinary Persons

Fair Assessment of Gifted Minority Children Using the NNAT

Finding and Serving the Young Gifted Child: a Critical Need in the Schools

Five Points Concerning The Grapes of Wrath as Related to Gifted Education

The Forgotten Children: An Open Letter to Gifted Children and their Parents

A Forgotten Voice: A Biography of Leta Stetter Hollingworth

A Former GT Student Discusses Her Experiences with Acceleration, and Comments on A Nation Deceived (2005)

Further Uses of Quotations to Challenge Gifted Students

GATE Programs in the Los Angeles Unified School District: Do they Exist or Not?

Gettysburg (Ted Turner, Producer): Movie Review

Gifted, Yes – But Also Underchallenged

Gifted and Talented Children and Youth Education Act: Highlights of Legislation Introduced in the 100th Congress

The Gifted Child Left Behind

Gifted Education in the Pittsburgh Public Schools

Gifted Education: The Community Service Approach

Gifted Elementary Mathematics Education in Russia and the United States

Gifted English Language Learners: Developing Talent while Supporting English Language Acquisition

The Gifted/Learning Disabled Student

Gifted Students + Laughter = Learning - Stress

Gifted Students Left Behind: A Student’s Perspective

Gifted? Talented? How Do We Know? What Do We Do?

Giftedness and ADHD: Overlapping Characteristics and Problems in Diagnosis and Treatment

Giftedness and Underachievement

Giftedness as Represented Through an Array of 19th Century British Women Writers

Growing Young Gifted Authors in An Inner City School

H.G. Wells: Writer for the Gifted Imagination

H. L. Mencken (1880-1956): An Exemplar of Authentic Literacy

Helping Gifted Children Succeed at Home and School

Helping Gifted Students with Music

Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast and the Sensibility of Giftedness

Here Comes High School: Understanding and Planning for Your Child's Educational Future

Highlights from The Mary Frasier Teacher Scholars Program: A Dream Come True

A Holiday Treat from a Gifted Storyteller, J.R.R. Tolkien

The Home Education Model: An Alternative Program for the Gifted

Hope and Help for the Gifted Who Are Learning-Disabled

How Can Parents Make a Difference for the Gifted Students in the School?

How to Effectively Use Computers with Gifted Children

How to Teach Mathematics to Gifted Students

How Young is Too Young? A Case for Early Identification of Gifted Learners

Human Genius versus Deconstructionism

Humanities: A Contracted Curriculum

The Humanities: Enlightening or Obsolete?

Identification and Education of the Young Gifted Child

Identification and Education of the Young Gifted Child: A Parent's Perspective

Identification and Programming for Minority, Disadvantaged and Limited English Speaking Gifted Learners

Identification of Young Culturally Diverse Students for Gifted Education Programs

Identifying and Educating the Disadvantaged Gifted

Identifying Giftedness and Academic Ability Through Performance: Letter from Paul Brandwein

Illinois Investment in the Future: Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

The Importance of the Humanities in Confronting Evil in the World Today

The Importance of Studying Spanish Literature in a Differentiated Curriculum

The Importance of Teaching Logic and Clear Thinking to the Gifted

The Importance of Teaching Philosophy to Gifted Students

The Importance of Teaching Theatre and the History of Drama to Gifted Students

In Memoriam:  A Personal Tribute to A. Harry Passow

In Memoriam: Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) and Multifaceted Giftedness

An Interview with M.K. Raina: About Creativity

Introduction from 'Teaching Shakespeare to Gifted Students, Grades Six Through Twelve: An Examination of the Sensibility of Genius'

Introduction to Scott Ready's Book on Teaching Quantum Mechanics to Gifted

Iowa Acceleration Scale: a Guide for Whole-grade Acceleration K-8 (1998)

Is College an Appropriate Environment for the Profoundly Gifted Child?

Is Your School Setting Healthy or Toxic?

Isaac Asimov (1920-92): Soul Mate of the Gifted

Johannes Brahms (1833-97): An Appreciation During His Centennial Year

John Hersey, Gifted Reporter for Humanity (1914-1993)

John Steinbeck (1902-1968): a Literary Photographer

Jonathan Swift (1667-1745): A Need for Gifted Readers

Jules Verne's Imaginative Power and Sensibility

Jurassic Park (Amblin Entertainment, 1993, PG-13): Movie Review

Jurassic Park (1993): What Steven Spielberg's Movie Can Teach Us about Teaching the Gifted

Leading Minds  An Anatomy of Leadership,Emotional Intelligence

Leonardo da Vinci’s Codes of Giftedness

Learning that Lasts a Lifetime:  Former Students Tell Us What Works!

Lessons for Gifted Students Regarding Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Short Stories

Lessons of the Mostly Mozart Festival and Contemporary Gifted Education

Let's Invest More in the 'Life Of The Mind'

Literary Critic And Generalist Extraordinaire: Edmund Wilson

Liv Ullmann: Gifted Actress, Director and Writer

Looking for Shakespeare in the New York City Public Schools: A Study in Sensibility and Giftedness

Lord Jim and the Gifted Sensibility

The Lords of Fly:  Finding Teen-age Black and Hispanic Gifted Students

Making a Difference One-to-One: UCONN Mentor Connection

Mark Twain, Disney's America and the Gifted

Mark Twain’s Pioneering Work on Multiculturalism

Mary Shelley (1797-1851): The Joys of Encountering a Great Woman Novelist

The Mathematically Gifted: Bridging the Gender Gap

Mathematics Education for the Gifted, Elementary Level and Beyond

The “Meat” of Giftedness: The Letters of E. B. White (1899-1985)

Medical High Technology and Giftedness

Mediocrity or Excellence?

Mentoring for the Gifted Student

Mis-Diagnosis and Dual Diagnosis of Gifted Children: Gifted and LD, ADHD, OCD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder

(More) Observations from the Sharp End: Recommendations for Teaching Gifted Students in High School

More Than More For Secondary Gifted Students

Moses Maimonides (1138-1204): Scholar of Giftedness

A Moving Learning Experience for Gifted Children

Mozart and the Evolution of Western Music: an Important Study for the Gifted Student

Multiple Intelligences and Gifted Education

The Nature of Giftedness: Interview with Yossel Naiman, Formerly Coordinator of Gifted Programs

The Need for a Program in Prehistoric Archaeology for Gifted Students: A Study in Critical Thinking

A Need for Drastic Reform in Training of Differential Education for the Gifted-Educationists

The Need for Reform and Dynamic Leadership in Gifted Education

The Next Challenge in Gifted Education

New Directions for the Schoolwide Enrichment Model

Nikos Kazantzakis (1885-1957): Gifted Mentor for the Twenty-First Century

Nine Myths about Giftedness

No Average High School Student

North Carolina: Commitment to Gifted Students

Nurturing the Inner Strengths of Highly Intuitive and Sensitive Gifted Children

One Minute Test-taking Tips

Outcomes-Based Education Opportunity Knocks for Real Gifted Program Improvement!

Outcomes for Gifted Learners Through Using Virgil S. Ward's Differentiated Curriculum

Painting Visions of the Future: Where Does Gifted Education Fit In?

Parents' Guide to Meeting the Social & Emotional Needs of Gifted Children

Paul Johnson’s Study of Creative Individuals

Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822): Our Contemporary

Performing Arts Instruction for Exceptionally and Profoundly Gifted Children

Perspectives from 55 Feet under the Sea

Program for Children's Educational Success: Megaskills®

Program for the Exceptionally Gifted: Success at an Accelerated Pace

Promoting a Scholar Identity in African American Males: Recommendations for Gifted Education

A Proposal: The Maryland School for Science and Mathematics

Public Television and Gifted Students: Discussion of Two Outstanding Documentaries

Radical Deceleration: Self-Directed Homeschooling for Highly Gifted Children

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-82) and the Gifted Education Community

Ray Bradbury (1920- ): Mentoring and Sensibility

Recommended Practices in Gifted Education

Reexperiencing Aldous Huxley's Brave New World

Reflections upon Visiting Thomas Wolfe's Home

Remarks By Professor John A. Wheeler Upon Dedicating the Einstein Memorial at The National Academy of Sciences -- Washington, D.C.

Response to Bruce Gurcsik's Curriculum Reform????? Look No Further than Your Gifted Program for Help!

Response to Mara Sapon-Shevin's Comments in the Winter 1995 GEPQ

Response to Professor Virgil Ward's Call to Arms for Improving Gifted Education

Response to Washington Post Article Criticizing Gifted Education Programs

Responses to Dr. John Feldhusen’s Article Entitled: Do the Gifted Need Gifted Education?

A Review of: National Excellence: a Case for Developing America's Talent

Review of Out Of Step: An Unquiet Life in the 20th Century By Sidney Hook (1988)

Richard Rodriguez: The Struggles of a Gifted Minority Student

The Sandlot (20th Century Fox, 1993, PG) Director: David Mickey Evans: Movie Review

The Search for Giftedness

Secondary Programs for Gifted Students

The Secret Garden (1993)-- The Secret for Giftedness: Movie Review

Shakespeare in the Classroom: The Bard is Back!

Shakespeare Sampler: A Unit to Connect Elementary Gifted Students to Shakespeare

Some Observations from the Sharp End

Spinoza And Jefferson: A Study in Cultural Literacy

Stand up for Gifted Children: Advocacy in the School and Home

The Stanford Debate: The Wrong Issues

The Stanford University Cultures Course in Perspective

Struggles of Gifted Children in School:  Possible Negative Outcomes

Student Perceptions of the International Baccalaureate Program:  A First-Year Perspective

A Study in Artistic and Intellectual Heroism: The Kalevala

A Study in the Synergy of Giftedness: Sinclair Lewis and the Influence of Medical Research on His Writing

Study of True Critical Thinking: George Orwell’s Essays

Synergy and the Gifted: The Lion King (Walt Disney Pictures 1994)

Teacher Referral as Gatekeeping:   Cultural Diversity Training is One Key to Opening Gifted Education Doors

A Teacher's Observations on Discrimination Against Gifted Children

Teaching Physics to Gifted Students

Ten Essential Criteria for an Advanced Humanities Curriculum for Gifted Students

Ten Suggestions for Increasing Diversity in Gifted Education

The Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science: an Alternative for Gifted and Talented High School Students

A Thinking Strategy for Tomorrow’s Gifted Leaders: Six Thinking Hats

Thomas Wolfe (1900-38): An Appreciation on His Centennial

The Three Musketeers (1993): Movie Review

Towards Excellence and Justice for All: A Response to Schroeder-Davis

Tribute to a Great American Humorist, James Thurber (1894-1961)

Tribute to a Great Opera Singer: Robert Merrill (1917-2004)

A Tribute to Barbara Tuchman, Historian: 1912-1989

Tribute to Dr. Jonas Salk (1914-95): Giftedness in Scientific Action

Tribute to George Orwell (1903-50): An Extraordinary Writer and Analyst of Totalitarianism

Tribute to Robert Penn Warren

Tribute to the Seven Fallen Heroes of Space Shuttle Columbia

Tributes to Virgil S. Ward

The 20th Century's Political Conscience: George Orwell

Twenty Years of Future Problem Solving

Two Gifts and Three Responsibilities

Under-Representation of Diverse Students in Gifted Education: Recommendations for Non-Discriminatory Assessment (Part 1)

Under-Representation of Diverse Students in Gifted Education: Recommendations for Non-Discriminatory Assessment: (Part 2)

The Underserved Young Gifted Child: Status of Programs and Research

Unrecognized Giftedness: The Frustrating Case of the Gifted Adult

The Unschooled Mind

Upon the Shoulders of Giants

Use and Abuse of Gifted Children in Cooperative Learning Situations

Using Newspapers as Textbooks of Life and Culture

Using Poetry to Enrich the Sensibility of Gifted Children

Using Quotations to Challenge Gifted Students

Using Test Results to Support Clinical Judgement

Using the Internet: An Electronic Resource for Gifted Students Their Parents and Teachers

Using Today's Technology: Parents Can Help Challenge Gifted Children

The Value of Mentorships for Gifted Students

Victor Hugo Strikes a Contemporary Note

Viewpoints and Thoughts on Gifted Education

W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965): His Life and Giftedness

What Current Brain Research Tells Us About Giftedness

What Teachers, Parents and Administrators Need to Know About Gifted Students

What to Do until Gifted Programs Come Back

Who Succeeds?

Wilkie Collins (1824-89): A Victorian Writer Speaks to the Gifted Adolescent of Today

Willa Cather (1873-1947): The "Doer" and Gifted Women

William Butler Yeats: A St. Patrick's Day Gift for the Gifted

William James (1842-1910) and the Varieties of Human Abilities

Winston Churchill: Gifted Leader, Speaker and Writer

With Malice Toward Some: A Review of Mara Sapon-Shevin's Playing Favorites: Gifted Education and the Disruption of Community

A Writer and Model for Gifted Girls: Louisa May Alcott



2. Books Discussed, Reviewed, Categorized

The ABC of Relativity (1958)

Acceleration for Gifted Learners, K-5 (2007)

Adventures of the Mind (1960)

The Age of Roosevelt, Vols. I-III (1957-60)

The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence (1999)

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1961)

Albert Einstein (1997)

Albert Einstein: A Biography (1998)

Alexander von Humboldt: Colossus of Exploration (1991)

The Alhambra (1832)

All Quiet on the Western Front (1929)

All the King’s  Men (1946)

America Goes to War: The Civil War and Its Meaning in American Culture (1986)

America's Library: The Story of the Library of Congress 1800-2000 (2000)

The American Art Book (1999)

American Courage: Remarkable True Stories Exhibiting the Bravery That Has Made Our Country Great (2005)

American Genius: A History of the American Genius for Invention (1989)

American Literary Essays (1960)

The American Language (1919, 1945, 1948)

An American Procession (1984)

The American Revelation: Ten Ideals that Shaped Our Country from the Puritans to the Cold War (2005)

The Americans: The Democratic Experience (1985)

Amusing Ourselves To Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business By Neil Postman (1985)

The Andromeda Strain (1969)

The Aeneid (2006)

Angle of Repose (1961)

Anna Karenina (1875-77)

Apollo 13 (1995)

Applying Multiple Intelligences to Gifted Education: I'm Not Just an IQ Score! (1998)

Arabian Nights and Days (1981)

Arrowsmith (1925)

The Art of Loving (1956)

The Art of Science: A Practical Guide to Experiments, Observations, and Handling Data (1992)

The Art of the Handmade Book: Designing, Decorating, and Binding One-of-a-Kind Books (1992)

The Art of the Personal Essay: An Anthology from the Classical Era to the Present (1994)

Atom: An Odyssey from the Big Bang to Life on Earth. . .and Beyond (2001)

Awakenings (1983)

The Basic Works of Aristotle (2001)

The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (1938)

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (1989)

Battle of the Books: The Curriculum Debate in America (1990)

Be Reasonable: Selected Quotations for Inquiring Minds (1994)

The Beak of the Finch (1995)

A Beautiful Mind (1998)

Becoming an Invitational Leader: A New Approach to Professional and Personal Success (2003)

Being Digital (1995)

The Bell Curve Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life (1996)

Best Science Writing: Readings and Insights (1991)

Beyond Classroom Enrichment (2004

Beyond Teaching & Learning (1992)

The Big Rock Candy Mountain (1943)

The Big Sleep (1946)

Biography Today: Artists Series (1996)

The Birth of Britain (1956)

The Bishop's Boys: A Life of Wilbur and Orville Wright (2003)

Bite Size Lincoln: Wit and Wisdom from the Frontier President (1998)

Bite-Size Twain: Wit and Wisdom from the Literary Legend (1998)

Bleak House (1853)

Book and Curriculum Reviews from Gifted Education News-Page: An Information Resource for Teachers, Parents and Gifted Students (1994)

The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories (1993)

The Book on the Book Shelf (1999)

Booknotes: America's Finest Authors on Reading, Writing, and the Power of Ideas (1997)

Boris Godunov (1825)

The Bradbury Chronicles: The Life of Ray Bradbury (2005)

Brave New World (1932)

The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1953)

A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes (1998)

Bright Child: An Educational Guide for Parents and Teachers of Young Gifted Children, Grades K-6 (1999)

The Bothers Karamazov (1880)

The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1927)

The Brothers Karamazov (1880)

Cairo Trilogy (1956-57)

A Calendar of Wisdom: Daily Thoughts to Nourish the Soul (1997)

The Call of Service: A Witness To Idealism (1993)

Cannery Row (1945)

Caravans (1963)

The Castle (1926)

Catch-22 (1961)

The Catcher in the Rye (1951)

Centennial (1974)

The Century (1998)

Changes (1977)

Chaos: Making a New Science (1997)

Charles Darwin's Letters: A Selection (1996)

Charlotte's Web (1952)

Chesapeake (1978)

The Child Buyer (1960)

Choices (1979)

The Chronicles of Narnia (1950-56)

Churchill: A Biography (2001)

Citizen Soldiers: The U.S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945 (1995)

The Civil War (1994)

The Civil War: A History (1961)

The Civil War: A Narrative, Vols. I-III (1974)

Classic Poems to Read Aloud (1995)

Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected (1994)

The Closing of the American Mind

Coercive Egalitarianism: A Study of Discrimination Against Gifted Children (1993)

Collected Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay (1956)

The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes (1994)

Coming of Age in the Milky Way (1988)

The Common Sense of Science (1951)

The Complete Essays (1991)

The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson (1961)

Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science (2002)

Confessions of a Philosopher: Journey through Western Philosophy (1997)

Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge (1998)

The Courage To Achieve: Why America's Brightest Women Struggle To Fulfill Their Promise (1992)

The Covenant (1980)

Cradles of Eminence: Childhoods of More Than 700 Famous Men and Women (2004)

Creating Minds: An Anatomy of Creativity Seen Through the Lives of Freud, Einstein, Picasso, Stravinsky, Eliot, Graham, and Gandhi (1993)

Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention (1996)

Creators (2006)

The Creators: A History of the Heroes of the Imagination (1992)

Critical Issues in Gifted Education: Defensible Programs for Cultural and Ethnic Minorities (1989)

Critique of Pure Reason (1781)

Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs To Know

Culture of Complaint: the Fraying of America (1993)

Dandelion Wine (1957)

The Da Vinci Notebooks (2005

David Copperfield (1850)

Day of Infamy: The Classic Account of the Bombing of Pearl Harbor (2001)

Days of Grace: A Memoir (1993)

D-Day, June 6, 1944: The Climatic Battle of World War II (1995)

Death Comes for the Archbishop (1927)

The Death of Literature (1990)

Decameron (1349)

A Defence of Poetry (1821)

Democracy in America (1835-40)

Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness (1968)

Developing Talent in Young People (1985)

Differential Education for the Gifted (1980)

Differentiating for the Young Child: Teaching Strategies Across the Content Areas (K-3) (2004)

The Dinosaur Heresies: New Theories Unlocking the Mystery of the Dinosaurs and Their Extinction (1986)

The Disciplined Mind: What All Students Should Understand (1999)

The Discoverers (1983)

The Diversity of Life (1992)

Doctors: The Biography of Medicine (1988)

The Double Helix (1969)

Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment (1837)

Dr. Seuss & Mr. Geisel (1995)

Drive Yourself Sane! Using the Uncommon Sense of General Semantics (1993)

E=MC2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation (2000)

Earth, Wind and Sky! Natural Science Lessons for Gifted and Advanced Students, Upper Elementary Through Middle School (1994)

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation (2003)

Edge of Awareness (1966)

Edison : A Biography (1992)

Educating the Gifted: An Axiomatic Approach  (1961)

Education of the Gifted: Programs and Perspectives (1990)

Eight American Poets: An Anthology (1994)

Einstein Defiant: Genius versus Genius in the Quantum Revolution (2004)

The Einstein Factor: A New Proven Method for Increasing Your Intelligence (1996)

Einstein’s Dreams (1993)

Einstein's Unfinished Symphony: Listening to the Sounds of Space-Time (2000)

Eisenhower and His Boys: The Men of World War II (1998)

The Elements of Style (2000)

Émile Durkheim: Selected Writings (1972)

Emotional Intelligence: Why it Can Matter More than IQ (1995)

Empire of the Air: The Creation of Radio (1991)

Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World (2003)

Encompassing Nature - A Sourcebook: Nature and Culture from Ancient Times to the Modern World (1999)

The End of Education: Redefining the Value of School (1995)

Engines of Logic: Mathematicians and the Origin of the Computer (2000)

Eniac: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the World's First Computer (1999)

Escape From Freedom (1941)

Essays (1993)

Essential Mathematics for Gifted Students: Preparation for Algebra, Grades 4 - 8 (2002)

The Essential Plato (1999)

The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (2000)

Ever Since Darwin (1977)

Excellence in Educating the Gifted (1989)

The Expanded Quotable Einstein (1972)

Experience & Education (1938)

An Experiment in Criticism (1961)

Extraordinary Lives: The Art and Craft of American Biography (1988)

Extraordinary Minds: Portraits of 4 Exceptional Individuals and an Examination of Our Own Extraordinariness (1997)

Extraordinary Women from U.S. History: Readers Theatre for Grades 4-8 (2003)

Eye of The Storm: A Civil War Odyssey (2000)

The Fabric of the Cosmos (2004)

The Fabric of the Mind: A Radical New Understanding of the Brain and How it Works (1985)

Fahrenheit 451 (1953)

Failure Is Not An Option: Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond (2000)

Family Portraits: Remembrances by Twenty Distinguished Writers (1989)

A Farewell To Arms (1929)

Faster: The Acceleration of Just About Everything.(2000)

The Fire Next Time (1963)

Firebrand: The Life of Horace Liveright -- The Man Who Changed American Publishing (1995)

Fireside Chats (1995)

First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong (2005)

The First World War (2000)

Five Patients (1970)

The Flickering Mind: The False Promise of Technology in the Classroom and How Learning Can Be Saved (2003)

Following the Equator: A Journey around the World (1897)

For the Love of Books: 115 Celebrated Writers on the Books They Love Most (2000)

For Whom The Bell Tolls (1940)

A Forgotten Voice: A Biography of Leta Stetter Hollingworth (2002)

Frames of Mind (1983)

Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus (1817)

The French Mathematician (2000)

The Friendly Shakespeare: A Thoroughly Painless Guide To The Best Of The Bard (1993)

From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life (2000)

The Future of Life (2002)

Genius: In Their Own Words –The Intellectual Journeys of Seven Great 20th Century Thinkers (2002)

Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman (1993)

Genius Denied: How to Stop Wasting Our Brightest Young Minds: What You and Your School Can Do For Your Gifted Child (2004)

Genius in Disguise: Harold Ross of the New Yorker (1995)

George Orwell: Essays (2002)

Gifted Children: Their Nature and Nurture (1926)

Gifted Education: Promising Practices (2003)

Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1996)

Gifted Learners, K-12: A Practical Guide to Effective Curriculum and Teaching (1989)

Gifted Young in Science: Potential Through Performance (1988)

Girls and Young Women Leading the Way: 20 True Stories About Leadership (1993)

Glenn Gould: The Ecstasy and Tragedy of Genius (1997)

The Glorious Cause: A Novel of the American Revolution (2002)

Go Tell It on the Mountain (1953)

God and the American Writer (1997)

The Good Earth (1931)

Good Work: When Excellence and Ethics Meet (2001)

The Grail Bird: Hot on the Trail of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker (2005)

Grand Canyon (1958)

The Grapes of Wrath (1939)

The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge  (1983)

The Great Democracies (1958)

Great Essays in Science (1994)

Great Expectations (1860-61)

The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History (2004)

The Great War and Modern History (2000)

Great Women Writers (1994)

The Greatest Generation Speaks (1998)

The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time by Will Durant (2002)

A Grief Observed (1961)

Growing Young (1989)

Gulliver's Travels (1726)

The Guns of August (1994)

The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate Of Reading In An Electronic Age (1995)

The Hand of the Poet: Poems and Papers in Manuscript (1997)

Hawaii (1959)

Heart of Darkness (1902)

Helping Gifted Children Succeed at Home and School (1997)

Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec (1995)

Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age (2001)

Hiroshima (1946)

The History of Jazz (1997)

A History of the English-Speaking Peoples (1956-58)

The History of Western Philosophy (1945)

Honors Voice: The Transformation of Abraham Lincoln (1998)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902)

How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe (1995)

How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter (1995)

How We Live  (1997)

Humanities Education for the 21st Century (1996)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1831)

Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez (1982)

I and Thou (1970)

I, Robot (1950)

Iberia (1968)

Ideas and Opinions (1982)

Identifying Talents Among Multicultural Children (1994)

If You Took the Grand Tour (1989)

The Image: A Guide To Pseudo-Events In America (1961)

Importance of Mentoring in Ray Bradbury’s Life (1920-  ): Preeminent Science Fiction Writer

In Defense of Elitism (1994)

In Praise of Folly (1549)

In Search of Nature (1996)

In the Shadow of Man (1971)

The Incubation Model of Teaching: Getting Beyond The Aha! (1990)

Indira: The Life of Indira Nehru Gandhi (2002)

The Innocents Abroad (1869)

Integrating Technology Into The Curriculum (1995)

Intelligence Reframed: Multiple Intelligences for the 21st Century (1999)

Into The Valley (1943)

Inventing the Truth: The Art and Craft of Memoir (1987)

Invention by Design: How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing  (1996)

The Invisible Man (1952)

Irish Fairy and Folktales (1892)

Isaac Newton (2003)

Isaac Stern: My First 79 Years (1999)

It’s Been a Good Life (2002)

Jane Austen (1985)

Jane Eyre (1847)

Jazz: A History of America's Music (2000)

The Joffrey Ballet: Robert Joffrey and the Making of an American Dance Company (1996)

Johannes Brahms: A Biography (1997)

John Adams (2001)

John Brown's Body (1928)

John James Audubon: Writings & Drawings (1999)

The Joy of Reading: 210 Favorite Books, Plays, Poems, Essays, etc (1985)

Jurassic Park (1990)

The Killer Angels (1974)

Langston Hughes (1968)

The Last Intellectuals (1987)

The Last of the Mohicans (1826)

The Last Station (1990)

Leading Minds: An Anatomy of Leadership (1995)

Leonardo da Vinci (2000)

Les Miserables (1862)

Letters of E. B. White, Revised Edition (2006)

Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, an Illustrated History (1997)

The Liberal Imagination (1950)

Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth (1998)

The Life of Birds (1998)

A Lifetime Burning in Every Moment (1994)

Lincoln (1984)

Lives (1942)

Lord Jim (1900)

Lost Moon (1994)

Louis: A Life of Robert Louis Stevenson (2001)

Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life (1997)

Louis Armstrong, In His Own Words: Selected Writings of Louis Armstrong (1999)

Louis Pasteur: Free Lance of Science  (1960)

Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind (1981)

Madame Curie  (1937)

The Magic Mountain (1924)

Maimonides (2005)

The Making of the Atomic Bomb (1995)

The Maltese Falcon (1941)

The Mammoth Book of 1000 Great Lives (1996)

The Mammoth Book of Private Lives (1999)

The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan (1991)

The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erds and the Search for Mathematical Truth (1998)

Man's Most Dangerous Myth: The Fallacy of Race (1974)

Mansfield Park (1814)

The Manufactured Crisis: Myths, Fraud, and the Attack on America's Public Schools (1996)

Marie Curie: A Life (1995)

The Martian Chronicles (1950)

The Matchmaker (1954)

The Mathematical Universe: An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities (1994)

Meditations (161?-180? AD)

Meeting of Minds, Volumes I-IV (1989)

Mentorship: The Essential Guide for Schools and Business (1992)

Microbe Hunters  (1954)

Middlemarch (1872)

Mind of the Raven: Investigations and Adventures with Wolf-Birds (1999)

Miss Leavitt’s Stars: The Untold Story of the Woman Who Discovered How to Measure the Universe

The Monk in the Garden: The Lost and Found Genius of Gregor Mendel, the Father of Genetics (2000)

The Montessori Method (1912)

Mourning and Melancholia (1917)

A Moveable Feast (1964)

Mozart (1983)

Mozart (1999)

Mozart: A Life (1995)

Mozart & Constanze (1983)

Multiple Intelligences in the World (2000)

Multiple Intelligences: The Theory in Practice (1993)

The Museum (1983)

Music is My Mistress (1988)

Music, the Brain and Ecstasy: How Music Captures Our Imagination (1997)

Musical Prodigies: Perilous Journeys, Remarkable Lives (1998)

Music Talks (1987)

My American Century (1997)

My American Journey (1995)

My Antonia (1918)

My Life (1975)

Nat King Cole (1999)

A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America’s Brightest Students (2004)

National Excellence: A Case Study for Developing America's Talent (1993)

The National Experience (1988)

Native American Cultures: A Study Unit to Promote Critical and Creative Thinking (1992)

The Natural Superiority of Women (1991)

Naturalist (1994)

Nature's Gambit: Child Prodigies and the Development of Human Potential (1986)

Nature's Kindred Spirits (1994)

Neils Bohr: A Centenary Volume (1985)

The Neurotic Person of Our Time (1936)

New and Selected Poems (1992)

The New Beacon Book of Quotations by Women (1996)

1941: Our Lives In A World On The Edge (1989)

The Nobel Prize: A History of Genius, Controversy and Prestige (2000)

Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles and Momentous Discoveries (1993)

Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son (1961)

Not From My Lesson Plans: A Teacher’s Impact on the Social-Emotional Relationships and Characteristics of Twenty-Six Gifted High School Students (2006)

The October Country (1955)

O Pioneers! (1913)

October Sky: A Memoir (1998)

On Life and Living (1990)

London: The Biography (2000)

On Native Grounds (1942)

On Suicide (1897)

On the Good Life (1971)

Odyssey (~800 BC)

The Old Man and The Sea (1952)

The Oldest Dead White European Males: And Other Reflections on the Classics (1993)

Omeros (1990)

On the Firing Line (1989)

On the Shoulders of Giants (1965)

On the Teaching of Creative Writing (1988)

On Writing Well (1998)

The 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Persons in History (1992)

The Open Door: When Writers First Learned to Read (1989)

Organizing Genius: The Secrets of Creative Collaboration (1997)

The Origin of Humankind (1996)

The Origin of Species and The Descent of Man (1859, 1871)

Out of My Later Years (1950)

The Outline of History (1920)

Our Mutual Friend (1865)

Our Town (1938)

The Oxford Book of Essays (1991)

Pale Blue Dot: a Vision of the Human Future in Space (1994)

Paradise Lost (1667)

Pattens of Influence on Gifted Learners: The Home, the Self, and the School (1989)

The Pearl (1947)

The Pencil: A History of Design and Circumstance  (1989)

People of the Century: One Hundred Men and Women Who Shaped the Last One Hundred Years (1999)

A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present (1999)

Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc (1896)

The Philosophers' Club (2001)

Pickwick Papers (1837)

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek: A Mystical Excursion into the Natural World (1974)

Playing Favorites: Gifted Education and the Disruption of Community (1994)

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard Feynman (1999)

A Pocket History of the United States (1992)

Poem Without a Hero and Selected Poems (1989)

Poems by Robert Frost: A Boy's Will and North of Boston (1913, 1914)

A Poetry Handbook: A Prose Guide to Understanding and Writing Poetry (1994)

Poland (1983)

The Portable Darwin (1993)

The Praise of Folly (1509)

Pride and Prejudice (1813)

Principia Mathematica (1910-13)

The Private Einstein (1992)

Privileged Hands: A Scientific Life (1997)

Profiles in Courage (1956)

Profiles of Female Genius: Thirteen Creative Women Who Changed the World (1994)

The Proud Tower: A Portrait of the World Before the War, 1890-1914 (1996)

Pudd'nhead Wilson:A Tale (1894)

Quotations for Creative Insights and Inspiration:  A Quotations Based Humanities Curriculum for Gifted Students and Their Teachers in Middle and High School (1999)

Ragtime (1974)

Raised on Radio (2000)

Rappaccini’s Daughter (1846)

Reading At Risk (2004)

Real Toads in Imaginary Gardens: Suggestions and Starting Points for Young Creative Writers (1992)

Recommended Practices in Gifted Education: A Critical Analysis (1991)

1776 (2005)

The Red Pony (1937)

Reflections (1994)

Re-forming Gifted Education: Matching the Program to the Child (2002)

Remaking the World: Adventures in Engineering  (1997)

The Renaissance: A Short History (2000)

A Reporter's Life (1996)

The Republic of Letters (1989)

Restless Spirit: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay (1962)

The Rickover Effect: How One Man Made a Difference (1992)

The Road Ahead (1995)

The Road to Wisdom, Plain and Simple: Shaping Intelligence–Black Style (2005)

Roosevelt and Hopkins (1948)

Rubens (1957)

Rules for the Dance (1998)

Russell Baker's Book of American Humor (1993)

A Sand County Almanac and Skethches Here and There (1949)

The Sane Society (1955)

The Science Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Science (2003)

The Scientific American Book of the Cosmos (2000)

The Screwtape Letters (1942)

The Second World War, Vols. 1-6 (1986)

The Secret Garden (1986)

Seeing For Yourself: Techniques and Projects for Beginning Photographers (1992)

The Seekers: The Story of Man's Continuing Quest to Understand His World (1998)

Self-Renewal: The Individual and The Innovative Society (1963)

A Sense of the Mysterious: Science and the Human Spirit (2005)

Sex, Art and American Culture (1992)

Shadow and Act (1964)

Shakespeare A To Z: The Essential Reference To His Plays, His Poems, His Life and Times, and More (1990)

A Short History of Nearly Everything (2003)

Shostakovich: A Life (2000)

Signor Marconi's Magic Box (2003)

The Singular Mark Twain: A Biography (2003)

Six Great Ideas (1981)

The Sky Is Not The Limit: Adventures of An Urban Astrophysicist (2004)

SNIBBLES: REALLY Creative Problem Solving Lessons and Mind-Stimulating Exercises for Gifted Students and Their Teachers, Ages 5 through Really Old! (2005)

The Snows Kilimanjaro (1936)

Some Of My Best Friends Are Books: Guiding Gifted Readers from Pre-School to High School (1994)

Somerset Maugham: A Life (2004)

Something Wicked This Way Comes (1962)

Sonnets from the Portuguese (1850)

Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy (1994)

The Soul of a New Machine (2000)

The Source (1965)

Space (1982)

The Spectator: Talk About Movies And Plays With Those Who Made Them (1999)

Spontaneous Activity in Education (1917)

Sports in America (1976)

Stand Up for Your Gifted: How to Make the Most of Kids' Strengths at School and at Home (2001)

Statecraft: Strategies for a Changing World (2003)

Stephen Hawking's Universe: An Introduction to the Most Remarkable Scientist of Our Time  (1985)

A Stillness at Appomattox (1953)

The Story of Mankind (1921)

The Story of Philosophy: The Lives and Opinions of the Great Philosophers (1953)

Stuart Little (1945)

Subtle Is the Lord: The Science and Life of Albert Einstein (1982)

Successful People: What Makes Them That Way? (1987)

"Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" Adventures of a Curious Character (1985)

Survival of Charles Darwin: A Biography of a Man and an Idea  (1984)

Swing, Swing, Swing: The Life and Times of Benny Goodman (1994)

The Tale of the Golden Cockerel (1834)

Talented Teenagers: The Roots of Success and Failure (1993)

Tales of the South Pacific (1948)

Teaching Class Clowns (And What They Can Teach Us) (2006)

Teaching Shakespeare to Gifted Students, Grades Six Through Twelve: An Examination of the Sensibility of Genius (1990)

Teaching Young Gifted Children in the Regular Classroom: Identifying, Nurturing, and Challenging Ages 4-9 (1997)

Terman's Kids: The Groundbreaking Study of How the Gifted Grow Up (1992)

Terminal Man (1972)

Tesla : Man Out of Time (2001)

Texas (1986)

A Theory of Justice (1971)

A Thoughtful Overview of Gifted Education (1990)

The Three Musketeers (1844)

To Conquer the Air : The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight (2003)

Tocqueville (1994)

Too Strong for Fantasy (1967)

Travels (1988)

The Treasury of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1992)

The Troll Garden and Selected Stories (1990)

Truman (1992)

The Trumpet Of The Swan (1970)

20th Century Journey: a Native Son's Return, 1945-88 -- a Memoir of a Life and the Times (1990)

Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood (2001)

Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West (1996)

Underserved Gifted Populations: Responding to Their Needs and Abilities (2003)

The Unschooled Mind: How Children Think and How Schools Should Teach (1991)

Upside-Down Brilliance: The Visual Spatial Learner (2002)

Using the Internet: American History Projects for the Gifted Classroom, Grades 4 - 8, From Exploration to Revolution (2006)

Van Loon's Lives (1942)

The Variety of Life: A Survey and a Celebration of all the Creatures that Have Ever Lived (2000)

The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century's On-Line Pioneers (1998)

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792)

Visions of Jazz: The First Century (1998)

The Voice of the Desert (1955)

Walden and Other Writings (1992)

The Wall (1950)

War and Peace (1865-69)

The War of the Worlds (1898)

Warp Zone Shakespeare! Active Learning Lessons for the Gifted, Grades Six Through Twelve (1990)

Webster’s Dictionary of American Writers (2004)

The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe(s) Report (1997)

Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survival (2003)

The Wisdom of the Body (1997)

Witness to America: An Illustrated Documentary History of the United States from the Revolution to Today (1999)

Women of Words: A Personal Introduction to Thirty-five Important Writers (1994)

Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History (1990)

The World Is My Home (1992)

A World Of Ideas (1989)

World Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from Antiquity to Our Time (1998)

The World Treasury of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics (1993)

The Wright Brothers Legacy: Orville and Wilbur Wright and Their Aeroplanes in Pictures (2003)

The Writer’s Mentor: Secrets of Success from the World’s Great Writers (2004)

Writing a Woman's Life (1988)

The Writing Life (1989)

Wuthering Heights (1847)

The World As I See It (1934)

A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare: 1599 (2005)

The Young Gifted Child: Potential and Promise, an Anthology (1998)

The Young Scientists: America's Future and the Winning of the Westinghouse (1994)

Your Gifted Child: How to Recognize and Develop the Special Talents in Your Child from Birth to Age Seven (1989)

Zen In the Art Of Writing (1994)

Zorba the Greek (1946)


3. People, Groups, Animals (Real and Fictitious)

A. Harry Passow

Aaron Copland

Abraham Joshua Heschel

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Pais

Admiral Hyman Rickover

Adrienne O'Neill

African Americans

Agatha Christie

Agnieszka Holland

Alan Lightman

Albert Einstein

Albert Camus

Albert Sabin

Aldous Huxley

Alexander Pushkin

Alexandre Dumas

Alexis De Tocqueville

Alexis I. Du Pont De Bie

Alfred Kazin

Alice R. Dunkle

Alicia Cotabish

Alison Micheletti

Allan Bloom

Alvin Kernan

Amanda Cross

Amelia Earhart

American Indians


André Maurois

Andrew Flaxman

Andrew Knott

Anita Schneider

Ann M. DeYoung

Anna Akhmatova

Annie Dillard

Ansel Adams

Anthony Burgess

Anthony Giddens

Antoine Lavoisier

Arnold Toynbee


Armand Nicholi

Arthur Ashe

Arthur Schlesinger Jr.

Artie Shaw


Ashley Montagu

Atul Gawande


Ayn Rand

Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Barbara Chambers

Barbara Clark

Barbara Lieb

Barbara Louis

Barbara Polnick

Barbara Tuchman


Bella Kranz

Ben Carson

Benito Juárez

Benjamin Bloom

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Benjamin Franklin

Benny Goodman

Bernard Knox

Bertrand Russell

Best Young Classical Musician

Betty A. Walker

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Bill Bradley

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Bill Clinton

Bill Gates

Bill Moyers

Bill Smyth

Bob Davidson

Bobbi Murphy

Bobby Joffrey


Brendan Miller

Brian Greene

Brian Lamb


British Women Writers

Bruce Catton

Bruce Gurcsik

Bruce I. Kodish

Bruce M. Shore

Buckminster Fuller

C. June Maker

Carl Sagan

Carl Sandburg

Carol Horn

Carol Tomlinson

Carolyn G. Heilbrun

Catherine McClure

Cecile Frey

Celeste Rhodes

Chari R. Smith

Charles Chaplin

Charles Darwin

Charles Dickens

Charles Murray

Charlotte Brontë

Charles Van Doren


Chester Finn, Jr

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Clifton Fadiman

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Constantin Brancusi

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Czeslaw Milosz

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Daniel Boorstin

Daniel Goleman

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Dashiell Hammett

David Lazear

David McCullough

David Mickey Evans

David Ramsay Steele

Deborah L. Ruf

Denise Esser

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Diana Avergon

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Diane Ravitch


Donna Y. Ford

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Douglas MacArthur

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Dr. Seuss

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Duke Ellington

E.B. White

E.D. Hirsch, Jr.

E.L. Doctorow

E.M. Forster

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Edgar Allan Poe

Edith Hamilton

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Educational Psychologist



Edmund Wilson

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Eleanor Roosevelt

Elizabeth A. Meckstroth

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Ella Mae Gogel

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Émile Durkheim

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Erich Fromm

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Ethnic Groups

Eudora Welty

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Evariste Galois

Francis Crick

Frances A. Karnes

Frances (Eliza) Hodgson Burnett

Francis Carr

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Frank Lloyd Wright


Franklin Roosevelt

Franny F. McAleer

Fred Hoyle


Gary E. Heideman

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Gene Kranz

George Eliot

George Herbert Mead

George Johnson

George Orwell

George W. Bush

George Washington

Geerat Vermeij

Gilman W. Whiting

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Gloria Steinem

Goertzel and Goertzel


Golda Mier

Gore Vidal



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Harriet Tubman

Harry Hopkins

Harry Potter

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Hendrik Willem Van Loon

Henry David Thoreau

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Henri Poincaré


Herbert London

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Herman Melville

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Hispanic Students


H.L. Mencken


Homer Hickam, Jr.

Howard Gardner

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Isaac Asimov

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Lion King

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Louis Armstrong

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Mathematical Genius


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Michael Crichton

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Michael F. Shaughnessy

Michael Lewis

Michael Walters

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Millicent Borges

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Mortimer Adler




Mystery Writers

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Nat "King" Cole

Nat Turner

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National Association for Gifted Children

Native Americans

Nature Writers

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Nobel Prize Winners

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Oprah Winfrey

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Pablo Picasso


Parents of the Gifted

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Paul Tillich

Paul Torrance

Paula Olszewki-Kubilius

Pauline Bottrill

Penny Choice

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Peter Ackroyd

Peter Gay

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Phyllis Girard






President Clinton

Rachel Carson

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ray Bradbury

Ray Charles

Raymond Chandler

Rebecca Gray


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Richard Rodgers

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Rocket Boys

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Russell Baker

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Ruth L. Harris

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Sherlock Holmes

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Sinclair Lewis

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle



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Steve Allen

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Stuart Little

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Sven Birkerts

Sylvia Tansey

T. Constance Coyne

Tarek C. Grantham



Teachers of the Gifted

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Theodore Dreiser

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Theodore Sizer



Thomas Edison

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Thomas Moore

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Tim Gallagher

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Victor Hugo

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William W. Penn

William Watson Purkey

William Zinsser

Win Wenger

Winston Churchill

Wolfgang Hildesheimer

Women in Science

Wright Brothers


Wynton Marsalis

Yossel Naiman

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Yong S. Colen

4. Gifted Groups

Advanced Intellectual Abilities

Advanced Students

Artistically Gifted

Artistically Talented

Bilingual Gifted

Bright Child

Exceptionally Gifted

Exceptionally Gifted Girls



Gifted Boys

Gifted Children

Gifted Elementary School Students

Gifted Females

Gifted Girls

Gifted High School Students

Gifted Middle School Students

Gifted Minority Students

Gifted Students

Gifted Underachievers

Gifted Women

Gifted Youth


Giftedness Among Minorities

Giftedness and ADHD

Great Thinkers

Highly Advanced Students

High Ability Students

Highly Gifted

Mathematically Talented


Musical Prodigies

Musically Gifted

Musically Talented


Profoundly Gifted

Smart Kids

Terman's Kids

Terman's Termites

Twice Exceptional Gifted Chidlren

Underserved Gifted

Westinghouse Winners

Young Gifted Children

Young Scholars

Young Scientists

5. Concepts, Ideas, Methods, Organizations and Publications

Ability Grouping

Academic Questions Journal

Accelerated Learning


Advanced Differentiated Learning

Advanced Placement

Advocacy for the Gifted

Allegheny Intermediate Unit 3

The American Scholar


Analytical Thinking

Anti-Gifted Atmosphere


Applying Multiple Intelligences

Appropriate Grouping Practices Including Cluster Grouping

Asperger's Disorder


Axiomatic System for Educating Gifted


BBC Television

Best and the Brightest




Bodily Kinesthetic Intelligence


Buberian Dialogue

Carnegie Forum on Education and the Economy


Center for Excellence in Education

Center for Gifted at National-Louis University

The Center for Gifted Studies, University of Southern Mississippi

Center for the Study of the Humanities in the Schools

Chicago News

Claims of Elitism

Cluster Grouping

Coalition of Essential Schools

Coercive Egalitarianism


Computer Technology

The Concord Review


Cooperative Learning

Core Thinking Skills

Council for Exceptional Children

Creative Collaboration

Creative Genius

Creative Thinking

Critical Thinking through Poetry


Critical Thinking




Design Education

Design Education Activity

Didactic Experiences for Gifted Children

Different Types of Giftedness

Differential Education for the Gifted (DEG)

Differential Education System

Differential Science Curriculum

Differentiated Biology Lessons

Differentiated Humanities Education

Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Learning

Differentiated Lesson Plan

Discover Magazine

Discovery Learning

Diverse Students in Gifted Education

Early Education

Educate Yourself for Tomorrow®

Educating Young Gifted Children

Educational Reform

Elementary School

Emotional Development

Emotional Intelligence


ERIC system



Exceptional Intellectual and Social Needs of the Gifted


Fisher Comnprehensive Assessment of Giftedness

Fisher & Walters Sensibility Analysis of Giftedness

Frames of Mind

Free Spirit Publishing

Funding Gifted Programs

The Funnel and Cylinder Analogy Of Giftedness

Future Problem Solving Program

General Semantics

Gifted and Talented High School Students

Gifted Child Quarterly

Gifted Children: Myths and Realities

Gifted Education and Ethnic Minorities

Gifted Education Press

Gifted Education Press Quarterly

Gifted Education News-Page

Gifted Personality

Gifted Sensibility

Gifted Students Institute



Governor's School

Grade-Based Acceleration

Harvard Educational Review

Heterogeneous Grouping

High School

The Home and School Institute of Washington, D.C.

Home Schooling


Human Condition

Human Potential

Humanities Curriculum

Humanities Education

Humanities Education for Gifted



Identification Procedures

Identifying High Ability Minority Youth

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy


Inclusion Debate

Independent Learning


Institute of General Semantics



Interdisciplinary Learning

Interdisciplinary Studies

International Baccalaureate Program

International Technology Education Association

Internet Mailing Lists

Interpersonal Intelligence

Intrapersonal Intelligence



IVLOS Institute of Education

Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Program

Javits Grant

John C. Gowan Award

Journal of the Illinois Association for Gifted Children

Journal of Secondary Gifted Education



Learning Styles

Learning Styles Assessment

Let’s Get Real

Life Magazine

Logical Mathematical Intelligence

Major Work Program

Mary Baldwin College Program for Exceptionally Gifted Girls

Mathematical Reasoning

Mathematics Education

Mathematics Lessons

A Measured Look at the Double Challenge to the Standardized I.Q. Test as the Identification Tool for the Gifted and Talented



Microsoft Corporation

Middle School

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented

Miseducation of Our Gifted Children

MIT Media Lab


Multicultural Education

Multiple Intelligences

Multiple Intelligences in the World

Multiple Intelligences Theory

Museum Education

The Museum of Television & Radio

Music Education for the Gifted

Musical Intelligence

NAGC Position Paper: Affective Needs of Gifted Children

The National Air and Space Museum

National Academy of Sciences

National Association for Gifted Chilsren (NAGC)

National Board of Professional Teaching Standards

National Education Association (NEA)

The National Endowment for the Arts

The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented (NRC/GT)

Naturalist Intelligence

New Coercive Egalitarianism

New Jersey Governor's School

The New Yorker


Nine Myths about Giftedness

No Child Left Behind

North Carolina Association for the Gifted and Talented

North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics


Objectives Based Education (OBE)

Ohio Association for Gifted Children (OAGC)

Ol' Man River and the Education of Gifted Students

Outcomes-Based Education

Outcomes Curriculum

Parent Advocacy

Parenting the Gifted

PC/Computing Magazine

Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education (PAGE)

Pennsylvania Department Of Education




Principles of General-Semantics for Teaching the Gifted

Problem-Based Learning

Project Renaissance

The Psychosynthesis Foundation of Florida

Quotations Curriculum

Radical Deceleration



Reconceptualizing Creativity Education

Reform Movement

Renzulli Revolving Door Model

Research Skills

Schoolwide Enrichment

Schoolwide Enrichment Model

Science Education

Secondary School




Seven Intelligences

Smithsonian Institution

Social and Emotional Needs

Social Development

Socratic Dialogue

Some Of My Best Friends Are Books

Special School Models

Standardized Tests

Structure of Intellect

Structure of Intellect- Learning Abilities Test

Successful People

Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)



Talent Identification Program and Precollege Program, Duke University

Task Commitment


Teaching Philosophy


Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science


Thinking Skills

Time Magazine

Torrance Center for Creative Studies

Total Talent Portfolio



Udvar-Hazy Center

Underserved Gifted

United States Department of Education

Verbal Linguistic Intelligence

Visual Spatial Intelligence

Wall Street Journal

Walt Disney Corporation

The Washington Post

The Wilson Quarterly

Writing Skills

Yehudi Menuhin School of Music


6. Fields, Areas of Study and Creation

AC Generator




American History

American Literature






Artistic Talent


Arts Education


Atomic Physics


Basic Programming

The Bible

The Big Bang

Binomial Square



British History

British Isles


Chemical Bonding



Child Development



Classical Music


Computer Programming



DC Motor



Educational Psychology

Electrical Charges



English Language

English Literature

Environmental Conservation

Environmental Studies




Foreign Languages


French Impressionist Painters









HTML Programming

Humanities Curriculum


Inflationary Cosmology





Learning Tools such as General-Semantics and the Scientific Method



Logical Analysis


Mathematical Spiral

Mathematical Talent


Marine Biology

Medical High Technology

Medical Research

Medical Science






Music Education

Mystery Writing

Nature Studies

Natural Science


Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Science


Ohm's Law




Performing Arts


Philosophy of Ethics






Prehistoric Archaeology


Pythagorean Theory

Quadratic Formula

Quantum Mechanics

Real Estate

Relativity Theory


Russian History

School Psychology


Science and Technology

Science Experiments

Science Fiction

Scientific Research


Shakespeare's Plays

Social Science

Social Studies

Solar Cell



Space Science




Static Electricity

Statistical Analysis

Stock Portfolios

Superstring Theory

Teaching Writing


Theory of Numbers

Theory of Relativity


War on Terrorism

Western Civilization

Western Philosophy

Western Society

World History

World Literature

World Poetry

World Religion

World Wide Web


7. Historical, Philosophical Topics and Events

Abraham Lincoln

American Civil War

American Constitution

American Culture

American Society

Atomic Bomb

Benito Juárez


Benjamin Franklin


Bill of Rights

Black History



Chinese Culture


Civil Rights Movement

Civil War History



Constitution of the United States


Declaration of Independence




Elizabethan Artifacts

Encyclopaedia Britannica



Ethnic Minorities


First World War

Foundations of American Society

Frank Lloyd Wright


French Revolution


History of Philosophy

History of Science


Immanuel Kant

Invention of Light Bulb

Invention of Radio

Invention of Voice Recording


Jewish Roots

Jonathan Swift


The Kalevala

Know Thyself

Korean War

Lewis and Clark Expedition



Library of Congress

Manhattan Project

Marcus Aurelius


Mohandas Gandi

Moral Values



National Socialism



Racial Discrimination

Reagan Administration


Revolutionary War

Scientific Discoveries




Space Shuttle Columbia

Spanish Civil War

Stalinist Repression

Study of Great Minds from Literature and Science



United States History

Vietnam War

Western Civilization

Western Culture


World War II

World War II Atomic Bomb Project


8. Places, Events


Animal Farm

Annapolis, Maryland



Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Arin IU 28

Asheville, North Carolina


Atlanta, Georgia

Baltimore, Maryland

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Battle of Trenton

Battle of Yorktown



Berwick, Pennsylvania

Bethesda, Maryland

Birmingham, England

Blue Lotus Films

Boaz, Alabama

Boaz City School System


Boston College

Brave New World

Brookville, New York

Brown University

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Intermediate Unit No. 22

Buffalo, New York Public Schools

Caldwell College

Caldwell, NJ


California Institute of Technology


Cambridge University, Cambridge England


Cabondale, Illinois

Carribean West Indies

Center for Excellence in Education

Central Michigan University



Chicago Public Schools



City College of New York

Cleveland, Ohio


College of Southern Idaho

The College of William Paterson

The College of William and Mary

College Station, Texas

Cool, California

Cornell Medical Center

Cornell University


Daegu National University of Education


Davis, California



Disney World

Duke University

Duquesne University

Eastern New Mexico University

Einstein Memorial Statue

Elizabethtown Area School District

Elk River, Minnesota



Evanston, Illinois

Fairfax County, Virginia Public Schools

Far Rockaway Beach, New York

Flagler College

Fletcher, North Carolina


The Frederick Law Olmsted School

Friendship, Texas

Gaithersburg, Maryland

Galesburg, Illinois


Grand Lake, Colorado

Grandville, Michigan Public Schools

Great Britain

Great Falls, Virignia



Haymarket, Virginia

Hillsborough County, Florida

Hillsborough County Schools


Hong Kong


Huntsville, Alabama

Huntsville City Schools

Huntsville, Texas

Immaculata, Pennsylvania

Immaculata University

Indiana University of Pennsylvania





Jenison, Michigan Public Schools

Johns Hopkins University

Jurassic Park

Kiowa, Colorado

Kitty Hawk

Knox College




Littlestown, Pennsylvania

Lombard, Illinois


Long Island University

Los Alamos, New Mexico

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified School District

Louisiana State University College of Education

Lower Merion, Pennsylvania

Manassas, Virginia

Manchester, England


Mary Baldwin College


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

McLean, Virginia


Michigan State University




Mississippi River




Moscow, Idaho

Moscow, Russia

Nashville, Tennessee

National Louis University

The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented

The Netherlands

New Orleans

New York

New York University

New Zealand

1996 Olympics

Norfolk, Virginia

North Carolina


October Sky

Office of the Governor of Maryland


Oxford University

Palm Beach, Florida


Peabody College of Education

Penn State Harrisburg


Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education (PAGE)

Pennsylvania State University



Pittsburgh Public Schools



Portales, New Mexico

Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton University

Providence, RI

Rackham School of Graduate Studies

Red Cloud, Nebraska

The Rich Forum

Richmond, Virginia

Rockford, Illinois

Rockford Public Schools

Rockwood School District

Rosemount, Minnesota



Saint Augustine, Florida

Saint Louis, Missouri

Saint Mary's College of Minnesota

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Sam Houston State University

Sarasota County, Florida Public Schools

Scottsdale, Arizona

Shakespeare Museum

Shelocta, PA

Southern Illinois University

Southeast Asia

Soviet Union


Space Flight


Stamford, Connecticut

Stanford University



Sunset Beach, North Carolina

Syracuse University

Tampa, Florida

Teachers College, Columbia University

Texas A&M University

Texas Tech University

Traverse City, Michigan

Treasure Island

Twin Falls, Idaho

United Kingdom

United States


University of Arkansas at Little Rock

University of Chicago

University of Connecticut

University of Georgia

University of Michigan

University of Saint Thomas

University of Southern Mississippi

University of Tennessee-Knoxville

University of Virginia

Utrecht University

Van Nuys, California

Vancouver, British Columbia

Vanderbilt University

Venice Beach, CA

Vida, Oregon



Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Virginia Tech



Washington, DC

Wayne, NJ

West Point, New York

William Patterson College

Winchester, Virginia

Worthington, Ohio



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