TKES 1,2,3: Characteristics of the Gifted Student Harris Co. (SD22-014)

5.0 PLUs
  • Mon, Jun 14, 2021 - Mon, Aug 23, 2021

  • Online Course

  • Online Course

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NON-MEMBERS

$350

MEMBERS

$275

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Contact Information

770-583-2528

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Course No.

#2315

Category

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Classroom Hours

50

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0

Component Numbers

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Start Date

Mon, Jun 14, 2021

End Date

Mon, Aug 23, 2021
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Registration Deadline

Mon, Jun 07, 2021

Withdrawal Deadline

Mon, Jun 07, 2021

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Please Note: Applicants must complete a  Gifted Endorsement Candidate Application Form to be approved by RESA to enter the Gifted Endorsement Program and/or attend Gifted courses. For more information (such as criteria for entering the program and prerequisites) or questions, please click here or please contact Lori Thompson 770-583-2528.

This course is for teachers preparing for the Gifted In-Field certification endorsement. It is the required first course in a series of four courses required by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission for adding the endorsement for Gifted In-Field to a Georgia teaching certificate. The purpose of this course is to demonstrate knowledge of the unique learning needs of gifted learners and the major instructional goals appropriate for meeting those needs.

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS:

  • What would be identified as the major characteristics of gifted students?
  • How would different manifestations of ability (artistic, mathematical, musical, etc.) be described as gifted?
  • What is the relationship between gifted identification practices in schools and theoretical constructs?
  • What environmental and cultural factors inhibit the development of individual talents and affect the instruction of gifted learners?
  • Could a case be made for giftedness in terms of brain function (nature) versus nurture?
  • How can various theories of giftedness exist?

Target Audience: Special enrollment criteria applies.

Participants will need a laptop and internet access

Gifted Endorsement Program Handbook

Minimum Class Size: 10



Schedule

START DATE

START TIME

End TIME

06-14-2021

12:00AM

12:00PM

08-23-2021

12:00AM

12:00PM

Additional Information


Old Course Number N/A
SD# SD22-014
Delivery Methods Online (100% Virtual - asynchronous)
Follow-Up Methods