Annemarie Roeper, Ed.D.
Annemarie Roeper, Ed.D., an educational consultant for over 50 years, specialized in the educational needs of gifted and creative children. In 1941, Annemarie and her husband, George Roeper, founded the Roeper School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, one of the nation’s oldest and best-known private schools for gifted children.
Dr. Roeper received her Honorary Doctorate in Education from Eastern Michigan University. She edited the Roeper Review, a national journal on gifted child education, and authored the books Educating Children for Life: The Modern Learning Community (1990) and My Life Experiences with Children: Selected Writings and Speeches (reprinted 2004).
Dr. Roeper also published hundreds of articles on giftedness and received numerous awards and honors for her work, including the 1999 National Association for Gifted Children President’s Award, an honor rarely bestowed.
For more information on Dr. Roeper visit her blog: http://roeperconsultationservice.blogspot.com