NDAGC Webinar Newsletter

April 2020

NDAGC Webinar Library

If you missed our webinar, you can find it archived in our NDAGC Webinar Library. Just visit the Membership Portal. We are working on offering professional development credit for these webinars. Stay tuned. A summary of the April Webinar is provided below.

Demystifying Differentiation for the Gifted

The word differentiation has been around for decades and there are enormous bodies of work around the topic of differentiation of curriculum and instruction. While some of the resources are grounded in best practices, some are not, and this seems to be particularly true when it comes to designing sound curriculum for gifted and academically talented learners.

Learn how to design tasks for highly capable learners that honor the important principles of sound design such as creating tiered assignments and choice assignments that are respectful work for the gifted and talented student.

Outstanding Resources to Help Guide Differentiation Practices

You cannot go wrong if you know these educators and their works well!

Diane Heacox, Ed.D: Publications and Professional Development

Richard Cash, Ed.D.: Publications and Professional Development

Carol Tomlinson: Publications

Rick Wormeli: Publications and Professional Development

Rick Stiggins and Jan Chappuis: Publications

Grant Wiggins & Jay McTighe

Ian Byrd: Byrdseed

A Webinar Series

"Differentiation is classroom practice that looks eyeball to eyeball with the reality that kids differ, and the most effective teachers do whatever it takes to hook the whole range of kids on learning" by Carol Ann Tomlinson

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