Center for Gifted Education, College of William and Mary
Curriculum resources, professional development, research links, position papers and more.
Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT®), Riverside Publishing
A test of the level and pattern of cognitive development of students in Grades K-12.
A gifted educational website with activities, articles and links to resources.
National Association for Gifted Children
National Perspective: The Templeton National Report on Acceleration
The Templeton Report, endorsed by the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), presents a summary of research focused on the acceleration of gifted students. http://www.accelerationinstitute.org/nation_deceived/
Northwest Gifted Child Association
Parent Map (online magazine)
Karen B Rogers, PhD
International leader in Gifted Education, author. PowerPoint summary of her research: http://www.greatpotentialpress.com/authors/karen-b-rogers-ph-d
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted
State of Washington, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
Advance Placement website: www.k12.wa.us/AdvancedPlacement/default.aspx
University of Washington, UW Academy for Young Scholars
Students apply to the UW Academy during their 10th-grade year, and if accepted, withdraw from high school at the end of sophomore year to enroll as freshmen at the University of Washington.
University of Washington, Early Entrance Program: The Transition School
One-year academic program that enables students to move from their traditional middle-school setting to the University of Washington, bypassing the traditional high school, with the skills and maturity needed to earn a university education.
University of Washington, Summer Programs
Educational opportunities for gifted elementary and middle school students.
U.S. Department of Education, Education Resource Organizations Directory
Organizations that provide information or assistance related to gifted children. http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/Programs/EROD/queries/erod_by_subject.cfm?SUB=Gifted
Washington State Regulations for Highly Capable Students Washington
Washington Association of Educators of the Talented and Gifted (WAETG)
World Council for Gifted and Talented Children
An extensive list of resources, including resources for parents and kids, publications and research, organizations and magazines.
Important Additional Resources for the Advanced Learning Eligibility Decision Process:
Submitting a Referral
Contact Advanced Learning