January I&L Scoop
News and Resources for NISD Teachers: October 2018
Gifted & Talented Nominations
The window to nominate a K-11 student for GT testing will be January 22 - February 5.
Gifted students possess some common characteristics. Recognizing these general traits and understanding how they may reveal themselves in the classroom is an important step toward working effectively with this unique group of children.
Some of these behaviors are listed and described below. Positive traits are included along with those behaviors that may frustrate you as a teacher. If a student in your classroom exhibits these characteristics on a consistent basis, there is a good chance he or she is gifted.