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Education Resources 

Common Core Standards:

www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/common-core-state-standards-what-are-they/

How to Pick the Right School:

http://pickyparent.com/free-downloads/

The Glossary of Education Reform:

Created by the Great Schools Partnership, the GLOSSARY OF EDUCATION REFORM is a comprehensive online resource that describes widely used school-improvement terms, concepts, and strategies for journalists, parents, and community members.

edglossary.org

  • EDUCATION ARTICLES:

education-reimagined.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/A-Transformational-Vision-for-Education-in-the-US-2015-09.pdf

Gifted Education Resources

Davidson Institute for Talent Development

A national nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting profoundly gifted students

www.davidsongifted.org

Washoe County GATE (Gifted and Talented Education)

http://www.washoeschools.net/Domain/68

National Association for Gifted Children

https://www.nagc.org

SENG – Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted

http://sengifted.org

GT Parent Connection

http://www.gtparentconnection.org

Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page – The “all things gifted” Page

http://www.hoagiesgifted.org/

  • GIFTED EDUCATION ARTICLES:

Raising Twice Exceptional Children

http://www.raisinglifelonglearners.com/understanding-twice-exceptional-children/

Finding the Appropriate Educational Environment for Gifted and Twice-Exceptional Children, A Parents Guide:

http://www.2elearners.org/the-search-for-shangri-la-finding-the-appropriate-educational-environment-for-gifted-and-twice-exceptional-children-a-parents-guide/

How to Pick the Right School for your Gifted Child:

http://pickyparent.com/libraries/book/Choose_a_School_for_Your_Gifted_Child-Quick_Kit.pdf

How to Confront your Child’s “Emotional Storms”:

http://therapistforsensitiveandgifted.com/help-creative-sensitive-gifted-kids-weather-emotional-storms/

SEL Resources (Social Emotional Learning)

CASEL:

Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning.

www.casel.org

Six Seconds:

Teaches the skills of emotional intelligence to fill the “missing link” needed for people to become more aware, intentional, and purposeful so individuals, teams, organizations, families, schools and communities flourish.

www.6seconds.org

  • SEL ARTICLES:

Social-Emotional Learning in Schools Is So Much More Than ‘Nicey-Nice.’

Social-Emotional Learning in Schools Is So Much More Than ‘Nicey-Nice.’ It Can Be a Lifeline.

The Psychological Approach to Educating Kids

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/03/the-social-emotional-learning-effect/521220/

What is the Impact that SEL Has on Students, Parents, and Teachers Alike?

http://www.casel.org/impact/

An Overview of Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

static.squarespace.com/static/513f79f9e4b05ce7b70e9673/t/52e9ce21e4b0ac970820f94d/1391054369190/weissberg-cascarino-phi-delta-kappan.pdf

How Could Reading Improve a Child’s Social Emotional Learning? 

http://knowledgequest.aasl.org/social-emotional-learning-reading/

Findings Regarding Social Emotional Learning in Elementary School

http://www.rwjf.org/en/library/research/2017/04/social-emotional-learning-in-elementary-school.html

Gaming Can be Connected to SEL and Career Readiness

https://www.edutopia.org/blog/how-gaming-connects-sel-and-career-readiness-maurice-elias

Local Resources

Theory and Practice:

Local group of psychologist who provide services to children, adolescents, and their families.

www.theoryandpracticereno.com

Washoe County GATE (Gifted and Talented Education):

http://www.washoeschools.net/Domain/68

JamPro – Music Education:

http://www.jampromusicfactory.com

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