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Special Section: Remote Learning Resources

IAGC Guidance for Identification and Placement in Advanced Programming During Remote Learning IAGC Placement_Identification During Time of Remote Learning - Google Docs.pdf

Resources for "At Home" Learning:

Teaching and Programming for Advanced Learners:



The Case Method: Students act as decision-makers when provided with a scenario that presents a problem. Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College. Teaching with the Case Method:


  • Serving Gifted Learners in General Ed Classrooms - Brown
  • What It Means to Teach Gifted Learners Well - Tomlinson
  • The High Flyer Blog (Fordham Institute)
  • Kettler, T. (2016). Modern curriculum for gifted and advanced academic students. Prufrock Press.
  • Olszewski -Kubilius, P., Subotnik, R. F., & Worrell, F. C. (Eds.) (2018). Talent development as a framework for gifted education: implications for best practices and applications in schools. Prufrock Press.
  • Peters, S., Matthews, M., McBee, M. McCoach, D. B. (2013) Beyond gifted education: Designing and implementing advanced academic programs. Prufrock Press. 
  • Roberts, J. L., & Inman, T. F. (2009). Assessing differentiated student products: A protocol for development and evaluation. Prufrock Press. 
  • Starko, A. J. (2013). Creativity in the classroom: Schools of curious delight. 
  • Routledge.VanTassel -Baska, J., & Little, C. (2003). Content -based curriculum for gifted learners. Prufrock Press.



Underserved (see IAGC Equity, Diversity & Inclusion page resource list)

Academic Acceleration Resources (see also Acceleration page resource list)


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