Updating gt certification
If you have questions about the upcoming events in Summer 2008, you may contact the following agencies as below.Amarillo Museum of Art Children’s Summer Camps Little Theatre Academy Summer Day Camp ALT Box Office: 355-9991 American Quarter Horse Heritage Center & Museum For information, call 376-5181 WTAMU Leadership Camp for Future Teachers Contact Gilbert Antunez, 651-2610 Youth Cowboy Poetry Gathering at Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch Harrington Discovery Center Shake Hands With Your Future—Texas Tech University Phone: 806-742-2420, ext.The Latest on Gifted/Talented Certification What Kind of Credit Will I Get?Tips for GT Coordinators Summer Opportunities for GT Students G/T Generic Forms Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented Students Resources and Links Links of Interest The standard Texas Administrative Code rule concerning training for teachers in gifted education programs remains in effect for the 2006-2007 school year.The following tips, originally submitted by Region 4 ESC Advanced Academic Services Specialist, Judy O’Neal, may give you some ideas about where to start.
All other workshops listed will be eligible for UPDATE credit.Talk to the administrators on each campus and find out if administrators and counselors have had the required G/T training in Nature and Needs and Program Services.Look at your list of identified gifted students at each campus. Does your gifted program reflect your district’s demographics?Confirm that they are in class with a G/T trained teacher, and perhaps most importantly, that teachers are aware of which students in their classrooms are identified as needing advanced services. Is there ample evidence that students from all populations are being assessed in ways that best exemplify their abilities?Look at your District’s identification/assessment matrix. Find out how teachers are documenting gifted services delivery, or help to develop a framework for teachers to use that will show their efforts and monitor student’s progress.