GIFTED EDUCATION

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GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAMMING POLICIES

 
 
  
 
 
 
GIFTED TEACHERS

Amanda Miller - Gorenflo Elementary School

Kim Clemons - Jeff Davis Elementary School

Amy Dahl - Jeff Davis Elementary School 

Mary Edelen - Biloxi Jr. High

Nicole Hanks - Popp's Ferry Elementary

 John Collins - North Bay Elementary 

Kathleen Woolbright - North Bay Elementary

 

Tips for Teachers/Parents

 Hoagie's Gifted Education - The "all things gifted page"

                                

Bright Child 

Gifted Learner  

Knows the answers

Asks the questions

Is interested

Is highly curious

Is attentive      

Is mentally and physically involved

Has good ideas

Has wild, silly ideas

Works hard  

Plays around, yet tests well

Answers the question

Discusses in detail, elaborates

Top group  

Beyond the group

Listens with interest  

Shows strong feelings and opinions

Learns with ease

Already knows

6-8 repetitions for mastery

1-2 repetitions for mastery

Understands ideas 

Constructs abstractions

Enjoys peers  

Prefers adults

Grasps the meaning 

Draws inferences

Completes assignments 

Initiates projects

Is receptive   

Is intense

Copies accurately

Creates a new design

Enjoys school  

Enjoys learning

Absorbs information  

Manipulates information

Technician  

Inventor

Good memorizer 

Good guesser

Enjoys straightforward, sequential  

 

presentation  

Thrives on complexity

Is alert  

Is keenly observant

Is pleased with own learning 

Is highly self- critical

 

 

 

 -by Janice Szabos, Challenge, Copyright 1989, Good Apple, Inc.

 

Reprinted with permission from author/publisher

 
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