Future Services for Gifted Students

A summer program is focusing on future services for gifted students in Pasadena. At McKinley School, highly gifted students in the Pasadena Unified School District are building rockets, working on Euclidean geometry, and studying Egyptian archaeology as part of a...

Gifted Program Inspires Innovations in Teaching

In Hall County, Georgia, the gifted program inspires innovations in teaching all students. Over a decade ago, director of innovative and advanced programs for Hall County Schools Dr. Sally Krisel was then the  director of gifted education for the Georgia Department of...

Black Kids Are Underrepresented in Gifted Programs

A recent report from Vanderbilt University offers a possible explaination for why black kids are underrepresented in gifted programs. In Nashville, Tennessee, Una Elementary School  has more minority students than white students enrolled in gifted and talented...