LEARNING EXPERIENCES FOR ACADEMIC DISCOVERIES
MATH TELESCOPING TESTING DATES
JUNE Testing: Online June 7-17 & Paper June 7-10.
Registration Opens: March 22
Registration Closes; April 1st
JULY Testing: Online July 19-29 & Paper July 19-22
Registration Opens: June 14
Registration Closes: June 22
In order to telescope in math, a student must take a grade level end of course exam and score 90% or higher. For example, a first grader would take an end of course 2nd grade exam. If that child scored 90% or higher on it, then the next year as a 2nd Grader, that student would take 3rd Grade math. If you are wondering if this could be a good fit for your child, reach out to your child's math teacher to discuss this opportunity. If you choose to move forward with testing, then contact the Assessment Department at GCISD Administration Office
(817-251-5524) to schedule and pay for testing.
FREE ONLINE GT STUDENT ENRICHMENT - FEB. 20TH
Free Online GT Student Enrichment – GEFN Cardboard Challenge
The GEFN (Gifted Education Family Network) Cardboard Challenge is free, online, and open for registration. Do you know a student who loves problem-solving and creative thinking? Do you know a “maker” in search of a unique challenge? GT families can register their student(s) for a virtual, asynchronous challenge culminating in a live online showcase event on Saturday, February 20, during the annual GT Parent Conference. Registered families will receive links to the videos, challenges, and grand finale. This event is completely free thanks to the GEFN partnership with NuMinds Enrichment. Families may click here to register. Save the date: The Grand Finale will be held Saturday, February 20th, 12pm-1pm.
PARENT OPPORTUNITY - FEBRUARY 20TH
Baylor GT Parent Conference – Online, Saturday, February 20 – Registration Now Open
Registration is open for the second annual GT Parent Conference from the Baylor Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development! Families of gifted learners can learn about social and emotional needs, Texas GT requirements, supporting creativity, communicating with school board trustees, and more. Registration is open now for this online event – click here to register! Online, Saturday, February 20 from 9am – 3pm. Supported by the Gifted Education Family Network. Need-based scholarships available.
CENTER FOR TALENTED YOUTH (CTY) - MARCH 2ND
Meeting ID: 936 9493 1462