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Resources for Teachers of Gifted and 2E Kids

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Please find resources for teachers of gifted students and 2E (twice-exceptional) students in the links below. Many thanks to all who contributed links to resources during the chat. A transcript of this chat can be found at Storify.

Global #gtchat Powered by the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented  is a weekly chat on Twitter. Join us Tuesdays at 8E/7C/6M/5P in the U.S. and Wednesdays at Noon NZST/10 AM AEST/1 AM UK  to discuss current topics in the gifted community and meet experts in the field. Transcripts of our weekly chats can be found at Storify. Our Facebook Page provides information on the chat and news & information regarding the gifted community. Also, checkout our Pinterest Page and Playlist on YouTube.

Head Shot 2014-07-14  About the authorLisa Conrad is the Moderator of Global #gtchat Powered        by TAGT and Social Media Manager of the Global #gtchat Community. She is a longtime  advocate for gifted children and also blogs at  Gifted Parenting Support. Lisa can be contacted at:


Resources for Educators from TAGT

GHF Brochures (English and Spanish)

50 Resources for The Parents & Teachers of Gifted & Talented Students

Resources for Educators from NAGC

KY: Useful Websites for Educators of Gifted & Talented Children (pdf)

Resources for Educators at SiG Gifted

WV: Gifted Education Resources for Teachers

Gifted Resources: Curriculum

Wm & Mary Center for Gifted Education: Resources

U.S. DfEd: Jacob K. Javits Gifted & Talented Students Education Program

ERIC Clearinghouse: Gifted Education (Full Text Docs)

Educator Resources from Belin Blank

Critical Issues – Identification of Gifted Students  with Co-Existing Disabilities (2E) (SAGE Open)

Gifted Education Resources for Educators from  CTD at Northwestern University 

CO: Gifted & Talented Resources for Teachers (pdf)

Serving Gifted Students in General Ed Classrooms from Edutopia

Lesson Plans & Resources for Teaching Gifted & Talented Students

TED Ed: How to Boost Student Access to Gifted & Talented Education Resources

PA: Gifted Education

MS (MAGC): Teacher Resources & Links

List: ‘Who to Follow’ on Twitter

List: ‘Texas GT Educators’ on Twitter

List: ‘U.S. Gifted Education Organizations’ on Twitter

List: ‘U.S. Gifted Education’ on Twitter

List: ‘Global Gifted Education on Twitter

Ginger Lewman’s website

Cases on Instructional Technology in Gifted & Talented Education (Amazon)

Brian Housand’s website

Begin the Year Differently to Create Success for Your Gifted Students 

Understood (website)

UT Austin: UT High School G/T Professional Development

UT Austin: UT High School Credit by Exams

Dyslexic Advantage


Gifted Guru

Great Potential Press

Acceleration Institute

Davidson Gifted

Hoagies Gifted

Cybraryman’s Social Emotional Learning Page

Cybraryman’s Gifted and Talented Page

Cybraryman’s Twice Exceptional Children Page

Jade Ann Rivera (blog)

Leslie Sword: Articles and Handouts

Skype in the Classroom

ISTE Standards for Educators

SearchWorks Catalog

Exceptionally Gifted Children: Long-Term Outcomes of Academic Acceleration and Nonacceleration

Courageous Edventures: Navigating Obstacles to Discover Classroom Innovation (Amazon)

Counseling the Gifted and Talented (Amazon)

Searching for Meaning: Idealism, Bright Minds, Disillusionment, and Hope (Amazon)

Upside-Down Brilliance: The Visual-Spatial Learner (Amazon)

The Cluster Grouping Handbook: A Schoolwide Model (Amazon)

The Curious Classroom: 10 Structures for Teaching with Student-Directed Inquiry (Amazon)

The Underachieving Gifted Child: Recognizing, Understanding, and Reversing Underachievement (Amazon)

Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children and Adults (Great Potential Press)

Citizen Science Central

Teach Tech Play

AUS: University of New South Wales – Professional Development Package for Teachers

Hopscotch (App)

Daisy the Dinosaur (App)

Global Read Aloud

The Stock Market Games

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Graphic courtesy of Lisa Conrad.


Gifted Education Resources for Teachers

Our first chat last week was all about gifted education resources and where to find the best ones. It was definitely a ‘link heavy’ chat and will hopefully this post will serve as a good place for teachers to find what they need. Resources covered included books, websites, international websites, gifted organizations and online classes. The transcript can be found here.


Cybraryman’s Gifted & Talented Page

Gifted Education Resources for Teachers” nice collection from WV Dept of Education

Resources from William & Mary Center for Gifted Education

Gifted/Talented Education Resources” Texas Education Agency

Curriculum Enrichment Resources” for Educators from Hoagies Gifted Education Page

Gifted Programs” from Hoagies Gifted Education Page

The Handbook of Secondary Gifted Education (book)

Iowa Acceleration Scale Manual (book)

Upside-Down Brilliance: The Visual-Spatial Learner (book)

Being Gifted in School: An Introduction to Development, Guidance, And Teaching (book)

Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope With Explosive Feelings (book)

Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom: Strategies and Techniques Every Teacher Can Use (book)

The Cluster Grouping Handbook: A Schoolwide Model (book)

If This is a Gift, Can I Send it Back?: Surviving in the Land of the Gifted and Twice Exceptional (book)

Mick Waters at Seizing Success 2013” (video) (UK)

Human Intelligence (website)

Special Topics in Gifted Education from Hoagies Gifted Education Page

Parent/Teacher Resources from American Mensa

TAGT Learning on Demand from The Texas for the Gifted and Talented

Gifted & Talented Education” from Dept. of Education, Victoria, Aus.

Gifted Education” Education Bureau, Hong Kong (website)

Byrdseed Gifted (website)

Sprite’s Site

Multicultural Gifted Education from Dr. Donna Y. Ford 

Teacher Tools” from American Mensa

Resources: Gifted” from Gifted Homeschoolers Forum

Dare to Differentiate

Hertfordshire Grid for Learning Useful Gifted & Talented Websites (UK)

CBVRSB – Gifted Education Resources & Links (Canada)

Aussie Educator – Gifted Education (AUS)

Optimus Education (UK)

Aquila Children’s Magazine (UK)

Potential Plus UK: Resources

Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented

Arizona Association for Gifted and Talents

Colorado Association for Gifted and Talented

National Association for Gifted Children


Irish Gifted Education Blog: Resources

Osiris Educational Blog (UK)

Gifted Phoenix’s Blog (UK)

SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted)

Potential Plus UK

World Council for Gifted and Talented Children

Meeting the Needs of the Academically Gifted

Excellence East (UK)

Not Just Child’s Play: Challenging Young Minds

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