Browsing by Author "Ballam, Nadine Dawn"

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  • The ABCs of collaboration in academia

    Amundsen, Diana Leigh; Ballam, Nadine Dawn; Cosgriff, Marg (University of Waikato, 2019)
    The occurrence of research collaboration among multiple researchers is becoming more widespread within the academic research community. Research collaboration endeavours offer many benefits yet are not without challenges. ...
  • Defying the Odds: Gifted and Talented Young People from Low Socioeconomic Backgrounds

    Ballam, Nadine Dawn (University of Waikato, 2013)
    The aim of this study was to explore the lived experiences of gifted and talented New Zealand young people from low socioeconomic backgrounds, with an emphasis on risk and protective processes that might foster resilience. ...
  • International perspectives on the pedagogies of educational transitions

    Ballam, Nadine Dawn; Perry, Bob; Garpelin, Anders (Springer, 2017)
    There has been a great deal written recently about children starting school, particularly primary school. All of the stakeholders in these transitions to school have been considered, along with matters of readiness – for ...
  • Introduction to giftedness and talent: Australasian perspectives.

    Ballam, Nadine Dawn; Moltzen, Roger (Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd, 2017)
    The impetus for this book was a desire to make contemporary research more accessible to those with an interest in giftedness and talent; policymakers, re-searchers, students, practitioners, parents and gifted individuals ...
  • "Let's all hold hands and cross the line together!" Competition and gifted learners

    Ballam, Nadine Dawn (New Zealand Council of Educational Research, 2015)
    Competition appears to have become increasingly discouraged in educational settings in New Zealand in recent years, with a push towards ‘protecting’ our children from being constantly compared with others or experiencing ...

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