Websites

 

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Please click on link below to open the list of websites that can be resources to parents and teachers.

http://www.byrdseed.com/
Byrdseed
A blog of articles, videos, and lesson ideas for working with the gifted.
Center for Creative Learning
Teacher site to encourage the use of creativity in problem solving lessons.
Council for Exceptional Children
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted.
Davidson Institute for Talent Development
To recognize, nurture, and support profoundly intelligent young people.

http://www.dazzleonadime.com/

Dazzle On A Dime
Teaching strategies and methods for gifted students and professional development.
Destination ImagiNation
World’s premier creativity, teamwork, and problem solving experience for all grade levels.
Differentiated Instruction Resources
Defines differentiated instruction and provides strategies for its use.
EDISITEment
EDSITEment is a compilation of many humanities sites by the National Endowment for the Humanities. There are lesson plans and links to other sites.
Education World
Educational World’s goal is to make it easy for educators to integrate the Internet into the classroom. It is a complete online resource where educators could start each day to find lesson plans and research materials.
Educator’s Reference Desk
A place to find lesson plans and links to online education information.
Exploratorium
A site displaying interactive science exhibits.
Gifted Development Center
This site serves parents, schools and advocacy groups for gifted children with information about identification, assessment, counseling, learni9ng styles, programs, presentations, and resources for gifted children and adults.

http://gregtangmath.com

 

Greg Tang Math
Math games, activities, and tournaments
GT World
Online support community for gifted and talented individuals and those who nurture them.
Hoagies’s Gifted Education Page
A site providing teachers, gifted students and parents a forum complete with book reviews, games, software and lesson plans.

https://www.hoodamath.com/us

 

Hoodamath
A plethora of online math games for students.

https://hourofcode.com/us

 

Hour of Code
A worldwide initiative to get people of all ages exposed to computer programming an coding.
Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth
Hopkins’ Center for Talented Youth program is explained and highlighted for gifted students, their families and teachers.
Maryland Educators of Gifted Students (MEGS)
Resources for administrators, teachers and parents.
National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)
NAGC is a non-profit organization of parents, educators, and other professional and community leaders who unite to address the unique needs of children and youth with demonstrated grifts and talents as well as those children who may be able to develop their talent potential with appropriate educational experiences.
 
The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented (NRC/GT)
Resources and programs focusing on “What works in gifted education.”
National Science Resource Center
Formed by the Smithsonian Institute and the National Academics in 1985, the National Science Resource Center’s mission is to improve the learning and teaching of science in schools in the United States and the world.
NEAG Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development
Outlines research in the field of gifted and talented education and provides models of service.
NIEH Kids’ Pages
Contains brainteasers, puzzles, riddles, etc. from Net Institute of Environmental Health Science.
Nurturing the Gifted Child
Resource guide for parents. Lists, organizations and resources for gifted students.
 
PBS Media Learning
Using PBS in any classroom
Read – Write - Think
This site provides a wealth of resources for educational use in the language arts area.
Rubistar
A tool to help teachers develop rubrics.
Scholastic
Activities for parents to use at home to educate students of all grade levels. Lesson plans available for all subject areas. Appropriate for teachers and students.
Scholastic Teacher Resource Center
Free tools and resources for classroom teachers.
MD Common Core Curriculum Frameworks
Teachers can access the Advanced / Gifted and Talented tool. Tasks engage students to complete complex tasks and use a variety of differentiated strategies to challenge advanced learners.

 

 

http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/MSDE/programs/giftedtalented

 

MD State Department of Education: Gifted and Talented
Current laws and initiatives of gifted education in Maryland.

 

 

https://us.mensa.org/learn/gifted-youth/

 

Mensa Gifted Youth
The youth membership segment of America's intellectual society.
Support for Schools Homepage
Collection of resources structured around a New Zealand GT handbook.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted
Independent non-profit organization supporting the emotional needs of gifted and talented students.

https://education.wm.edu/centers/cfge/

 

 

Will & Mary Center for Gifted Education The college's center for graduate studies and curriculum development.