Year 2020, Volume 8 , Issue 2, Pages 947 - 954 2020-06-15

Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study

Syafrimen SYAFRİL [1] , Nova Erlina YAUMAS [2] , Noriah Mohd ISHAK [3] , Rorlinda YUSOF [4] , Azhar JAAFAR [5] , Melor Md YUNUS [6] , Iip SUGİHARTA [7]


The Gifted Young Scientists (GYS) is the students who have certain intellectual, creative, artistic, leadership, or academic abilities that are higher than the average ability of students in general, they need different educational services (special need). This study aims to analyze the potential of gifted young scientists in terms of critical thinking in the village area in Indonesia. The study was conducted using a multi-case multi-site case study design involving 4 managers, 5 teachers, and 5 students in the High School. Data collected through in depth and focus group interviews then analyzed qualitatively with thematically. The study found that there were four characteristics of gifted young scientists in the High School studied, namely; (i) very active and creative, (ii) easy and quick to receive information and materials, (iii) have a very high curiosity, (iv) love the high-level and challenging learning process. These findings indicate that the self-contained class students in high school meet the criteria of gifted young scientists. Thus, differentiated curriculum, high quality learning process with different teachers, materials, and approaches need to be designed seriously and continuously for the maximum student development process.
Gifted Young Scientists, Management Studies, Significant Superior Ability, Islamic School
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Primary Language en
Subjects Education and Educational Research
Published Date June 2020
Journal Section Gifted Education
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0001-9298-9976
Author: Syafrimen SYAFRİL (Primary Author)
Institution: Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Intan Lampung
Country: Indonesia


Orcid: 0000-0002-0495-8836
Author: Nova Erlina YAUMAS
Institution: Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Intan Lampung
Country: Indonesia


Orcid: 0000-0002-0559-8692
Author: Noriah Mohd ISHAK
Institution: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Country: Malaysia


Orcid: 0000-0002-9485-3471
Author: Rorlinda YUSOF
Institution: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Country: Malaysia


Orcid: 0000-0003-2990-0881
Author: Azhar JAAFAR
Institution: University College of Yayasan Pahang
Country: Malaysia


Orcid: 0000-0001-7504-7143
Author: Melor Md YUNUS
Institution: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Country: Malaysia


Orcid: 0000-0002-9591-8900
Author: Iip SUGİHARTA
Institution: Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Intan Lampung
Country: Indonesia


Dates

Publication Date : June 15, 2020

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APA Syafri̇l, S , Yaumas, N , Ishak, N , Yusof, R , Jaafar, A , Yunus, M , Sugi̇harta, I . (2020). Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study. Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists , 8 (2) , 947-954 . DOI: 10.17478/jegys.691713
MLA Syafri̇l, S , Yaumas, N , Ishak, N , Yusof, R , Jaafar, A , Yunus, M , Sugi̇harta, I . "Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 (2020 ): 947-954 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jegys/issue/53184/691713>
Chicago Syafri̇l, S , Yaumas, N , Ishak, N , Yusof, R , Jaafar, A , Yunus, M , Sugi̇harta, I . "Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 (2020 ): 947-954
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ISNAD Syafri̇l, Syafrimen , Yaumas, Nova , Ishak, Noriah , Yusof, Rorlinda , Jaafar, Azhar , Yunus, Melor , Sugi̇harta, Iip . "Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 / 2 (June 2020): 947-954 . https://doi.org/10.17478/jegys.691713
AMA Syafri̇l S , Yaumas N , Ishak N , Yusof R , Jaafar A , Yunus M , Sugi̇harta I . Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study. JEGYS. 2020; 8(2): 947-954.
Vancouver Syafri̇l S , Yaumas N , Ishak N , Yusof R , Jaafar A , Yunus M , Sugi̇harta I . Characteristics and educational needs of gifted young scientists: a focus group study. Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists. 2020; 8(2): 954-947.