On Demand Gifted HQPD NPESC website

Obtain annual Ohio contact hours through self-paced options

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Newly Added Options...

Visit NPESC's On Demand Professional Learning site to browse new opportunities for Gifted HQPD based upon required Ohio Department of Education Competencies for Ohio classroom gifted service providers! Click on the "Gifted HQPD" button to view options, or bookmark this direct link. Check back often as new Gifted HQPD options will be added throughout the remainder of the year! Reminder: PD must be completed by 5/28/2021 to be counted toward your 2020-2021 school year requirement.

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SPRING BOOK STUDY - January 4 through April 30th, 2021

Register now through February 5th, 2021 to participate in the popular Balance with Blended Learning book study worth 15 CONTACT HOURS. Click the button above for more details!


Don't let the title fool you--this resource is great for teachers, too! The Ohio Association for Gifted Children Parent Handbook is packed full with clear explanations about identification and service, differentiation, resources for social-emotional support, and suggestions for parent-teacher conferences. Be sure to check out pages 6 and 7 for both positive and negative behaviors that can evolve from common gifted traits as well as common myths and misconceptions that lead to gifted students feeling misunderstood.

ODE Gifted Professional Development Guide

Classroom teachers designated as gifted service providers must follow Ohio Department of Education guidelines to obtain qualified gifted professional development annually, covering a set criteria of eight topics, or competencies.

On Demand - Gifted HQPD