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Title
Gifted pupils show value of 'enrichment lessons
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph article dated June 12, 1961 partially reads, "A fourth grade student at the Chandler School in Van Nuys recently gave a 20-minute oral report to his class on radiation and splitting the atom. In the opinion of his teacher, Mrs. Peggy Ayers, the presenttaion [sic] 'was almost up to college level.' No average class of fourth graders would have understood more than a word or two of the gifted youngster's talk. But this particular group of students was an exception. They not only understood - they discussed the report themselves for another half hour." Photograph caption reads, "Chandler fifth graders take science in special class. Mrs. Ayers works with gifted students on individual research projects."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00133843
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d040_f20_i9
CARL0005581007
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64012
Subject
Chandler Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Chandler Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Elementary school teachers--California--Los Angeles
Elementary schools--California--Los Angeles
Classrooms--California--Los Angeles
Gifted children--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Students--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Schools--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles)
Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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