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California Association for the Gifted

GATE Enrichment

Some Info for Parents about GATE

Web Sites of Interest

Do you know a student age 8-22 that has shown leadership in making contributions to make their school or community more peaceful?

Check out: www.peacefirst.org/prize

Chance to win a $50,000 fellowship.

 

Other resources shared by some of our great Ivey parents:

http://www.space.com/19671-comet-pan-starrs-photos-images-2013.html for tracking Comet Pan-STARRS

Free online courses for gifted students:  The Davidson Institute for Talent Development

NASA Space Place: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/

Sci/Jinks for fun science:  http://scijinks.jpl.nasa.gov//

STAR GATE is a gifted resource station:  http://thestarnetwork.org

Great Potential Press publishes books centering on giftedness:  www.greatpotentialpress.com

 

Fun/interesting Internet sites:

http://www.theworldgeography.com Interesting world geographical facts

http://www.youtube.com/embed/doN4t5NKW-k  Departing Commander gives tour of Space Station

www.whimsy.org.uk/quiz.html  Attempt this tricky quiz!

 

Internet resources for information regarding giftedness:

http://www.cagifted.org  California Association for the Gifted

http://hoagiesgifted.com/index.htm 

www.nagc.org National Association of Gifted Children

www.academyacl.org/  Academy for Advanced and Creative Learning (charter school in Colorado Springs, CO that I have toured that has a remarkable staff and philosophy regarding learning)