The Gifted and Talented Association of Montgomery County, Maryland, Inc. (GTAMC) is a volunteer organization that advocates for the instructional needs of gifted and talented and higher-achieving students in Montgomery County and serves as a resource on giftedness for parents, educators, and other interested parties in the community.
Location: Carver Educational Services Center Auditorium, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville.
Siobhan Alexander, Director of Elementary Integrated Curriculum Team,
Meredith Casper, Director of MCPS’ Division of Accelerated and Enriched Instruction,
Kitty Williams, Instructional Specialist in AEI
Presentation will include:
Implementation of language arts curriculum to include enrichment and acceleration.
Balance Literacy Blocks.
GT identification data sources and how this effects implementation of English/Math blocks.
Extention resources -strategies for high able learners.
What student's reading and math experiences should look like.
Map Reports for reading and math.
Compacted Math process.
Guided reading- what is my child working on during guided reading?
Patrick Dunn, President Gifted & Talented Association of Montgomery County - Discuss GT Advocacy Resources
Michelle Gluck, MCCPTA VP Educational Issues - Advocacy Update
This is also an opportunity for parents to help set the MCCPTA Gifted Child Committee’s priorities for the rest of this year by bringing your own experiences, ideas, and concerns to the table.
MCCPTA Chair Gifted Child Committee
MCCPTA Vice Chair Gifted Child Committee