Find a copy online
Links to this item
Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Originally produced:
National Professional Resource, 2002
|Material Type:||Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Armstrong; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; National Professional Resource.
|Notes:||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 22, 2014.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
|Target Audience:||12 & up.|
|Description:||1 online resource (1 video file (36 min.)) : sound, color.|
|Contents:||Purpose of Education (1:26) --
Defining Genius (1:25) --
Joy of Learning (2:20) --
Qualities of Genius (3:09) --
Playfulness (1:12) --
Wonder (1:16) --
Flexibility (1:35) --
Children's Art (3:27) --
Theoretical Foundations of Genius (0:49) --
Neurological Basis (1:00) --
Evolutionary Basis (1:17) --
Biographical and Phenomenological Basis (2:02) --
Threats to Genius (1:46) --
Family Environment (3:37) --
School Environment (1:57) --
Media (1:42) --
Cultivating Genius (2:37) --
Education Conducive to Genius (2:20) --
Credits: The Genius in Every Child: Elementary (0:41).
|Series Title:||Genius in Every Child.|
|Responsibility:||National Professional Resource.|
Viewers will observe Dr. Armstrong's theory being put into practice in schools, and in particular how the Montessori approach nurtures the genius in young children. The executive director of Association Montessori International/USA helps to profile schools that take a creative and unconventional approach to developing students' gifts and raising student achievement and performance, and shares easily implemented strategies with viewers.