Giles County Public Schools

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Resources

Summer Programs

            iD Tech Camps  www.internaldrive.com 

            The Frances A. Karnes Center for Gifted Studies ~ 2006 Summer 

             http://www.usm.edu/gifted/  

            Gifted Education Resource Institute Summer Programs  www.purdue.edu/ge

             SUMMER INSTITUTES FOR THE GIFTED – VARIOUS COLLEGES ACROSS              USA.  FOR BROCHURE – AIFS, RIVER PLAZA, 9 W BROAD ST, STAMFORD,              CT  06913-1838  OR  aritz@aifs.com

 

 Scholarship Information

Micron Science and Technology Scholars program award: one $55,000 scholarship and twelve $16,500 scholarships to high school seniors interested in studying Physics, Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, or Material Science. At least two awards are guaranteed in each participating state (Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Texas, and Virginia). Students may use the scholarship at any accredited four-year institution. The high school of each awardee also receives a grant of $1,000. Other opportunities such as mentoring, an awards banquet, and a technology leadership conference exist for those selected as "Micron Scholars." More information is available at www.micron.com/scholars.
           
             
                       
 
National and State Gifted Associations

National Association for the Gifted
www.nagc.org

The Council for Exceptional Children
www.cec.sped.org

California Association for the Gifted
www.cagifted.org

Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented
www.txgifted.org

Centers and Foundations

Center for Gifted Education, College of William and Mary
www.cfge.wm.edu

Davidson Institute for Talent Development
www.davidsoninstitute.org

Gifted Development Center
www.gifteddevelopment.com

Center for Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins University
www.cty.jhu.edu

University of Georgia Gifted Program
Welcome to the Gifted Resources Home Page
World Council for Gifted and Talented Children
www.worldgifted.org

TAG Comprehensive Gifted and Talented Resources Page
TIP Program
www.tip.duke.edu

Education Program for Gifted Youth
www-epgy.stanford.edu

National Resource Center
www.gifted.uconn.edu/nrcgt.html

           Johns Hopkins University center for talented youth. 

            ctyinfo@jhu.edu

 

            Great books foundation               

            (literacy, literature, and the advanced reader) 

            free copy – research on the curricular requirements of gifted students.

            www.greatbooks.org

 


Publication

Parenting for High Potential
http://www.nagc.org/index.aspx?id=1180

 

2E - Twice Exceptional Newsletter

Info@2eNewsletter.com

 

Other Sites


Center for the Academically Talented Youth
Children of Tomorrow
The Connie Belin and Jacquline N. Blank International Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development (University of Iowa)
http://www.education.uiowa.edu/belinblank/

Gifted Education Press
Gifted Resource Center of New England
www.grcne.com

Peak Educational Resources
Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education
Philosophy Web
Providing Curriculum Alternatives to Motivate Gifted Students
Prufrock Press
www.prufrock.com

Hoagies' Gifted Education Page
www.hoagiesgifted.org

Rubistar:  online Rubric creator
http://rubistar.4teachersThe Hollingworth Center for Highly Gifted Children
www.hollingworth.org

Thinkquest
www.thinkquest.org

           Catalog – mindware  - brainy toys for kids of all ages  

            www.mindwareonline.com

 

             Hoagies Gifted education Page

             Winner of the NAGC 2005 Community Service Award!!!! 

             www.hoagiesgifted.org

 

             Aleks– K-12 plus higher education mathematics

             www.aleks.com

 

             Digital History

             www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/

 

             Score Cyberguides—on-line Literature units

             www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/score/cyberguide.html

 

             Monterey Institute AP courses-Calculus, Physics, U.S. Government and U.S. History

             www.archive.org/details/ap_courses

 

             MIT Open Courseware

             http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Physics/8-01Physics-IFall1999/CourseHome

 

             BYU Independent Study Exercise Sciences

             http://ce.byu/courses/pe/999052076004/public/start.htm

 

             WebTeacher

             www.webteacher.org

 

             BBC Languages

             www.bbc.co.uk/languages

 

             French Class from University of Texas

             www.laits.utexas.edu/fi/

 

             Annenberg Media Teacher Resources

             www.learner.org/resources/browse.html

 

             Free Online Text Materials

             www.hoagiesgifted.org/online_texts.html

 

             Free Materials for Gifted Classrooms

             www.hoagiesgifted.org/online_materials.htm

 

             Internet Investigations– Free Curriculum units and libraries

             www.hoagiesgifted.org/invetigations.htm

 

             WebWhaker

             http://bluesquirrel.com/products/webwhaker/

 

Virginia Organizations

Virginia General Assembly
legis.state.va.us

Virginia Department of Education
www.pen.k12.va.us

             Virginia Governor's School Program Home Page
            
www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/Instruction/Gifted/gifted.htm