Choosing a School for Your Child: Resources and Information for Finding the Right One
With choices ranging from public, private, charter, magnet, independent and parochial schools, how ... read more »
Explore schools for gifted students to get familiar with how gifted and talented is defined around the country, how different programs cater to gifted students and to find guidance on choosing a school or program for your gifted child.
- Different states have different standards for classifying kids as gifted and talented. The Education Commission of the States lists every state’s definition.
- Some districts have specific schools for gifted students, while other districts use different methods to accommodate talented students. Differentiated instruction is one method that attempts to address the needs of students at all levels within the classroom. Pull-out programs, working groups and regrouping for specific instruction are other models used to cater to gifted students.
Some children experience difficulty in school, ranging from concentration problems to learning, ... read more »
The school application process can be rigorous, time-consuming and expensive. Use the Web sites in ... read more »