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Teaching Gifted Kids in Today's Classroom - an online book study

- Audience:  Teachers, Gifted Intervention Specialists, Gifted Coordinators, Honors Teachers, Elementary Teachers, Intermediate Teachers, Instructional Coaches and more!

Participants will Meet the Following ODE Gifted Competencies:

  • Differentiate instruction based on a student’s readiness, knowledge and skill level, including using accelerated content, complexity, depth, challenge, creativity and abstractness. (Gifted Competency A).
  • Select, adapt, or create a variety of differentiated curricula that incorporate advanced, conceptually challenging, in-depth, distinctive and complex content. (Gifted Competency B).
  • Provide an extension or replacement of the general education curricula, to modify the learning process through strategies such as curriculum compacting, and to select alternative assignments and projects based on individual student needs. (Gifted Competency C).
  • The ability to understand the social and emotional needs of students who are gifted and to address the impact of those needs on student learning. (Gifted Competency D).

Important Session Information:

Meeting the learning needs of gifted students in a mixed-ability classroom can be challenging. Join this online book study to learn practical, classroom-tested strategies with minimal preparation time to seamlessly and effectively meet the needs of diverse learners.

In this text, Winebrenner provides information on using technology for accelerated learning, managing cluster grouping, increasing curriculum rigor, improving assessments, boosting critical and creative thinking skills, and addressing twice-exceptional learners.

This extended book study of 12 weeks provides participants time to plan, do, and reflect on the learning.

**Participants are required to purchase a copy of the book. Here is the ISBN and a link to make purchasing easier:  ISBN: 978-1-57542-395-1 Teaching Gifted Kids in Today's Classroom (3rd Edition).

15 Contact Hours.  Pending Ashland Approval.

Register a team of 4 or more for a reduced fee of $50 each person.  Use promocode teamof4 each time a person registers.

Is your district receiving full Gifted Coordination from Hamilton County ESC?  Then use promocode fullcoordination each time a person registers for a reduced fee of $25 each person. 

Registration questions or help?  Contact marybeth.greco@hcesc.org.

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Session ID:
Credits Available:
(15) Contact Hours
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Contact Person:
Katrice Quitter
Katrice Quitter
Date Location
1/8/2018 - 3/23/2018 Hamilton County ESC, Online Location

11083 Hamilton Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45231

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