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Seokhee Cho, Ph.D.

Professor
Administrative and Instructional Leadership
PhD, Educational Psychology, University of Alberta
MA, Educational Psychology, Ewha Womans University
BA, English Language and Literature, Ewha Womans University
Dr. Seokhee Cho is a Professor at the School of Education, Director of the Center for Creativity and Gifted Education, St. John’s University. She has conducted Javits Grant Project HOPE (High Outlook for Promising ELLs) in 2009-2014 and conducting a Javits Grant Project TEAMS (Twice Exceptional Students Achieving and Matriculating in STEM) in 2014-2019. She is also a research director of three Professional Development projects funded by US Department of Education: Project WIN, Project LEADER, and Project WAC on TESOL. She has written numerous books and articles on gifted education and creative problem solving. She has been the Director of National Research Center on Gifted Education in Korea in 1986-2005, and a member of the Korean Presidential Advisory Council for Educational Innovation in 2005-6. She is serving the KAERA as a member and Chair of the Board of Directors in 2011- present. She is also serving as the Review Board Member of the Gifted Child Quarterly, Gifted Education International, the Journal of Gifted/Talented Education, and the Turkish Journal of Giftedness and Education.

Teaching Interests

Gifted Education Creativity

Research Interests

 Creativity and creative problem solving  Identification of gifted children based on their creativity in specific domains  Developing curriculum and instructional materials for gifted and talented  Talent development in math and science

Courses Taught

EDU
5990
DOCTORAL RESEARCH SEMINAR
EDU
7410
IDENTIFICATION OF GIFTED & TAL
EDU
7411
INRO TO DESIGNING PROGRAMS ETC
EDU
7412
TEACH CREAT PROB SOLV GIFT&TAL
EDU
7413
DEV LEAD SKILLS GIFT & TALENT
EDU
7990
DOCTORAL RESEARCH SEMINAR