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Advanced Academics
G/T 6 hour update: Effective Differentiation to promote Advanced Level Thinking for grades 6-12 for G/T Students (Medina Valley ISD) - Open to All Districts

The Gifted and Talented program at Education Service Center, Region 20 (ESC-20) promotes and supports the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students through professional development and technical assistance. This is accomplished by advocating, designing and providing an array of learning experiences for teachers and administrators of gifted and talented students in order to enable them to provide a nurturing environment in which these students with special abilities, unique needs, and diverse backgrounds are recognized.

Academic Performance
Increased Learning Time
Leadership Effectiveness
School Climate
Teacher Quality
Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

Important Session Information:

Gifted and Talented Students in Texas are afforded opportunities to receive a differentiated curriculum as per the G/T State Plan. In this session, we will explore ways to better differentiate for your students utilizing effective practices such as pre-assessments, curriculum compacting and some methods to scaffold instruction to better engage your learners. Come explore ways to better understand the state requirements for advanced thinking in your students' work and how to implement them in manners that will elevate the thinking of your scholars in new and meaningful ways.

NOTE: This session can count for a G/T Day 4, Day 5 or 6-Hour Update if not previously taken.

This session is open to all districts

The session is a face to face session and will take place at

Loma Alta Middle School

266 Co Rd 381, San Antonio, TX 78253

Please bring charged technology to the session

Fees: $0 G/T Coop $125 Non-Coop




Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Date Time Location
7/19/2024 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Loma Alta Middle School

1314 Hines San Antonio, TX 78208 | Phone: 210-370-5200 | Map

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