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Leadership in gifted education presents many challenges in this era of tight budgets and competing priorities. The webinar will address the following topics: Ensuring equitable gifted education practices in your district; Meeting ESSA reporting requirements; Finding Gifted education funding sources; Recruiting and supervising effective educators for gifted learners; Legislative initiatives for improving gifted education in NJ. Continue to webinar.
Every educator works with gifted students. Gifted and talented children deserve an education appropriate to their needs and talents—and our society stands to benefit greatly from the contributions these individuals can make. This webinar will provide educators with basic information and simple strategies for meeting the academic and affective needs of special populations of gifted students. Continue to webinar.
Choice menus can be used to differentiate content, process, and product for advanced learners in the regular classroom. This session will present the rationale and design features of menus and explore various menus used for different purposes. Choice menus work extremely well in heterogeneous classrooms as alternative activities when students are compacted out of mastered grade level content. Continue to webinar.
Curriculum compacting is a valuable differentiation tool that teachers can use to effectively meet the needs of gifted learners in heterogeneous classrooms. After pre-assessment to document student mastery of curricular content, teachers use compacting to replace learned content with advanced learning opportunities for students. This webinar will focus on practical tools for implementing curriculum compacting with K-8 students. Continue to webinar.
Many gifted learners spend most of their academic learning time in a regular classroom. A lack of available classroom material to challenge gifted learners can be frustrating for teachers and students. Finding the time and structures to working with classroom teachers to integrate differentiated strategies into the regular education classrooms can be challenging for a gifted education specialist. This webinar will focus on collaborative professional learning structures that gifted education and Continue to webinar.
Every educator works with gifted students. Gifted and talented children deserve an education appropriate to their needs and talents—and our society stands to benefit greatly from the contributions these individuals can make. This webinar will focus on the basics of identifying gifted students and how to match these students to the appropriate services. Continue to webinar.
Bridging the learning experiences in the gifted education classroom to the concepts and skills included in the grade level curriculum allows gifted learners to make meaningful connections. This webinar addresses specific strategies to extend the grade level curriculum for gifted learners. Continue to webinar.