'Gifted' in The News
Teachers flip over new concept at EWA
About 20 teachers from Indiana and beyond (California, even) were gathered recently at East Washington Academy. Not to teach, but to learn.
The Star Press
November 30, 2013
The Case Against Gifted Programs in Schools
Is your child “gifted”? What does that even mean?
November 28, 2013
Nurturing the gifted
Those gifted names surfaced in a casual chat with Dr. Letty Ho, clinical psychologist and head of the Philippine Center for GiftedEducation, Inc.
November 27, 2013
Richland School Board expands Hi-Cap criteria
Hundreds of Richland students not currently served by the district's gifted program will soon be eligible for additional education services.
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
November 26, 2013
Remembering When A Teacher Had His Back
Pesca was in the gifted program at his school in Oceanside, N.Y., where he may have been too smart for his own good.
November 24, 2013
6 year-old studies Philosophy, Math, and History at Oxford
He is young, gifted & Black. Joshua Bedford is now the youngest student to study at the University of Oxford.
November 23, 2013
Paterson perfection: 179 city students get perfect scores on sections
“I don't really study,'' said the fifth-grader at Paterson's Academy for the Gifted and Talented. “I just pay attention in class and do all my homework.”
November 22, 2013
Pine View ranks among nation's best, again
Pine View School for the Gifted has once again ranked among the nation's top high schools, according to a recent Newsweek report.
November 21, 2013
Little Rock School District Presents Plans For 'High Ability' Academies
The plans would revamp the Geyer Springs Elementary and Forrest Heights Middle schools and allow gifted students from throughout the district to apply.
November 20, 2013
Jefferson schools' resurrected gifted, talented program growing
In its second year after being re-established, the School District of Jefferson's gifted-and-talented “Challenge” program continues to grow.
November 19, 2013
Little Rock schools propose high ability academy
Many in the district said the most gifted and talented students in Little Rock's public schools are "hitting the ceiling" when it comes to getting the most out of their education.
November 19, 2013
ESF boost for gifted kids widened
The English Schools Foundation plans to expand its gifted-children program from 18 to 30 students next year.
Hong Kong Standard
November 18, 2013
Rosemount schools have new route to gifted and talented
The goal of Young Scholars is to ensure that students of color, English language learners and students in poverty are represented in gifted-and-talented classes.
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 17, 2013
ECPS revises plan for Gifted students
Edgecombe County Public Schools has updated its plan for Academically and Intellectually Gifted (AIG) students.
Tarboro Daily Southerner
November 13, 2013
'Minds In Motion' To Get Started At Greenwich's Stanwich School
The program is the Connecticut Association for the Gifted's "signature student enrichment program" and "provides children opportunities to explore areas of interest.
The Daily Voice
November 11, 2013
Clemson's Flowers discusses student diversity in gifted education at
Flowers spoke on “Expanding Opportunities in Gifted Education for African-American Males in Urban Schools” at the organization's 57th annual fall conference.
Anderson Independent Mail
November 10, 2013
Ofsted cracks down on schools 'failing gifted children'
It is a move that is being welcomed by parents as long overdue, many say if your child is gifted the situation is dire, and the system fails them completely.
November 8, 2013
NAGC Urges States to Enact Policies to Support High-Ability Learners
New Report Points to Uneven State-Level Policies on Student Access to Services, Teacher Training and Public Accountability
November 7, 2013
Be There: A look inside East Columbus' Magnet Gifted & Talented
News Leader 9's Roslyn Giles visited the Gifted and Talented program at East Columbus Magnet Academy to get some insight on what the program has to offer.
November 6, 2013
EdWatch: DE TAG seeks a state program for talented, gifted kids
Kids coasting through school without a challenge are the focus of a Kent County-based advocacy, support, and resource group for parents and teachers.
November 6 2013
High hopes placed on Yemen's gifted youth
Hamza Abdulla Al-Qadi is a tenth grader at Jamal Abdulnasser Secondary School, the first government-run high school for intellectually gifted students in Yemen
The Yemen Times
November 5, 2013
LLCC Honors Program an outstanding opportunity
The Lincoln Land Community College Honors Program is an outstanding opportunity for the academically gifted student.
The State Journal-Register
November 4, 2013
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