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 Douglas County School District's Gifted and Talented Handbook online soon!

 
 
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 Excellent Books
 Nurtureshock: The New Thinking About Children by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman
 Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
 Readicide: How Schools are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It
 Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World by Jane McGonigal
 Genius Denied by Jan and Bob Davidson
 Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope with Explosive Feelings by Christine Fonesca
 Parenting Gifted Kids by Jim Delisle, Ph.D
 "The Puzzle of Differentiating Learning for Gifted Students" by Barbara Swicord, Ed.D.
 "The challenge of the gifted/special needs child" by Meredith G. Warshaw, M.S.s., M.A.
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Davidson Institute for Talented Development

Gifted Development Center

Gifted Resources for Purchase

National Society for the Gifted and Talented

Exceptionally Gifted Students

Over Sensitivity in GT Students

Emotional Needs of GT Students

 
 

Parent Resources
 

Center for Talented Youth

This Johns Hopkins University program identifies America's top academic students in grades two through eight and provides challenging ecational programs through their tenth grade year.
http://www.cty.jhu.edu/

The Council for Exceptional Children

The Council is the largest international professional organization specifically dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted.

http://www.cec.sped.org/

National Association of Gifted Children

This nonprofit organization is for parents, teachers, educators, other professionals and community leaders addressing the unique needs of children with demonstrated gifts and talents.
http://www.nagc.org/

GT-Cybersource

This site offers a searchable database of resources for gifted students, their parents, and the professionals who serve them. From the Davidson Institute for Talent Development.
http://www.gt-cybersource.org/

Programs for Gifted Students with Learning Disabilities (GT/LD)

This site provides goals of for programs, characteristics of GTLD students, articles and Web sites, best practices, and other useful information, from Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland).
http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/curriculum/enriched/gtld/

Enriched and Innovative Instruction

This site includes information on differentiation, science, mathematics, arts, and other aspects of teaching, from Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland).
http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/curriculum/enriched/

 

 
 
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  This site links and book suggestions are provided as a helpful resource of information. The Douglas County School District neither supports nor endorses any of these sites, and is not responsible for their content in any way.  
 

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