Philip A. Perrone's research while affiliated with University of Wisconsin–Madison and other places

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Article
Intended for counselors, the paper discusses some of the critical periods and patterns of gifted child development that relate to career and life style determination. Case histories of two gifted and talented students are offered, following their lives from early childhood through early adulthood. Maslow's need hierarchy (focusing on the elements o...

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... Literature reviews on career choice have associated GTS with early emergence career choice. Gifted early emerges have extremely focused career interest due to the passion for an idea, successful achievement in certain academic subject, and an early commitment to a certain career area of interest (Perrone, Male, & Karshner, 1979;Bloom 1985;Kass & Callavaro, 2010). Early emergence among gifted children should be thought as an opportunity that may be acted upon by noticing the unusually strong talent or enthusiasm, training in skills necessary to exercise the talent, providing resources and keeping an open mind about the future of the interest or talent (Kerr, 1990). ...