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     GIFTED EDUCATION

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    FERPA (Family Education Rights Privacy Act)

    GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAMMING POLICIES

     
     
      
     
     
     
    GIFTED TEACHERS

    BILOXI UPPER ELEMENTARY
    Amanda Miller
    Christina Pullin
    Cagney Weaver
     
    GORENFLO ELEMENTARY 
    Kathleen Woolbright
     
    JEFF DAVIS ELEMENTARY
    Kim Clemons
    Amy Dahl
     
    NORTH BAY ELEMENTARY
    John Collins
    Kathleen Woolbright
     
    POPP'S FERRY ELEMENTARY
    Nicole Hanks 

     

    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