The Schoolwide Enrichment Model: A How-to Guide for Educational Excellence (3rd ed.) presents an inspirational model for helping students achieve in today's schools. Based on years of research, the Schoolwide Enrichment Model (SEM) is founded on highly successful practices developed for programs for gifted students and promotes qa rising tide lifts all shipsq approach to school improvement. This guidebook shows educators step-by-step how to develop their own SEM program based on their own local resources, student population, and faculty. Instead of treating students as simply test numbers in a system, the model helps educators look at student strengths and interests and capitalize on them. The book highlights the model's fundamentals and underlying research and provides information about the model's school structures, organizational components, and service delivery. The book suggests methods for engaging and challenging identified gifted students and provides practical resources for teachers using the SEM.... for teacher ratings is the Scales for Rating theBehavioral Characteristics of Superior Students (SRBCSS; Renzulliet al., 2010). ... on special areas oftalent or for categorical programs such as Future Problem Solving, Web Quest, or MathCounts. Once again, local norms based on school and grade level ratings are used rather than state, regional, or national norms, ... who have received training in this process are accepted into the Talent Pool on a par value with test score nominations.
|Title||:||The Schoolwide Enrichment Model|
|Author||:||Joseph S. Renzulli, Sally M. Reis|
|Publisher||:||Sourcebooks, Inc. - 2014-06-01|