Master of Education (Waikato)
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching) (AUT)
PhD Project Title
Social construction of giftedness
Professor Missy Morton
Dr Nicola Surtees
Expected Completion of PhD
Country of Origin: New Zealand
Whakaako ki te ako - Learning to learn
Mel is the Research Coordinator in Faculty of Education and Social Sciences at Manukau Institute of Technology, Auckland. She actively involves in gifted education and early childhood education communities in NZ.
Early childhood education
Wong, M. (2015). Social construction of giftedness. APEX The New Zealand Journal of Gifted Education, 19(1). Retrieved from http://www.giftedchildren.org.nz/apex/v19no1.php
Wong, M. & Margrain, V. (2015). The myth busters: Fearless, inclusive teaching for young gifted children. In V. Margrain, C. Murphy & J. Dean (Eds.), Giftedness in the early years: Informing, learning and teaching (pp. 97-118). Wellington, New Zealand: NZCER Press.