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Latest edition of the newsletter- June 2020, Professional Development theme. The June 2020 newsletter also included a reprint of Professional Development for Teachers and School Counselors: Empowering a Change in Perception and Practice of Acceleration, written by Dr. Laurie Croft and Dr. Susannah Wood for A Nation Empowered: Evidence Trumps the Excuses Holding Back America’s Brightest Students (2015).
Topics in gifted education during the time of COVID-19
See ITAG’s list of resources at https://www.iowatag.org/2020/06/28/gifted-education-resources-during-covid-19/
Gifted education in Iowa
- Belin-Blank Center for Gifted Education at the University of Iowa
- Office for Precollegiate Programs for Talented and Gifted (OPPTAG)- Iowa State University
- Coe College
- For math-talented students and their teachers
- National Association for Gifted Children
- Davidson Institute for Talented Development
- Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
- See Iowa facilitators for SENG Model Parent Group Facilitators (SMPG)
- Council for Exceptional Children- The Association for Gifted (CEC-TAG)
- Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page
- SEL 3 Signature Practices Playbook from CASEL
Giftedness Knows No Boundaries
Join NAGC’s movement to SEE, UNDERSTAND, TEACH, and CHALLENGE gifted and talented children from all backgrounds as they reach for their personal best. Download and share copies of the SEE ME! UNDERSTAND ME! TEACH ME! and CHALLENGE ME! posters and view the videos.