Tools for professional reading, to support professional development, or for instructional purposes.

Do the people you work with understand gifted and talented? This video may help dispel the myths!

 

  • A Nation Deceived – Landmark report from 2004. Research-based practices for challenging academically talented youth.
  • A Nation Empowered – 10 years later and how well we have applied what we have learned from “A Nation Deceived”
  • Gifted Program Audit -This resource from Heartland Area Education Agency provides access to one type of self audit and reflection tool for a TAG program.
  • Serving Gifted Students 12 slide ppt. – You’ll find seven different ways your gifted students can be served.
  • Guidelines for Developing an Academic Acceleration Policy – These guidelines provide educators and policymakers  guidance to create a vision grounded in research and to adopt policy to support this vision for the K-12 grade students who require an accelerated learning pace and advanced curriculum that assures student academic success.
  • Acceleration Institute– Ideas for using acceleration, a highly recommended strategy for Gifted students
  • Differentiation – a power point by Christopher Tienken, Seton Hall University. Learn more about types of differentiation strategies