Resources for Teachers & Parents

We recommend the following resources for teachers and parents.

Wisconsin DPI Gifted and Talented Pupils The Wisconsin Department of Instruction website for gifted and talented pupils.
CTD (Gifted Learning Links) The Gifted Learning Links Program is run by Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development. The site combines gifted education expertise with advanced technology to provide the consummate online learning experienc
Davidson Institute The Davidson Institute offers support to profoundly gifted young people through a variety of programs and services. It is also a gateway to gifted resources on the Internet.
Hoagies
Hoagies' Gifted Education Page consists of over 1000 pages of information on gifted children and adults, including 550+ pages of Hoagies' Page collection, plus 500+ pages of ERIC Clearinghouse for Disabilities and Gifted Education (ERICEC).
Four Simple Steps to Self-Advocacy "Four Simple Steps to Self-Advocacy," an article by retired MPSD educator Deb Douglas, was published by the National Association for Gifted Children.
SENG
SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted) brings attention to the unique social and emotional needs of gifted individuals, which are often misunderstood or ignored. By underwriting and providing education, research, theory building, and staff development, SENG promotes environments where gifted individuals can develop positive self-esteem, thrive, and utilize their talents.
WATG The Wisconsin Association for Talented and Gifted (WATG) is a non-profit organization of parents, students, educators, business and industry, and others who are dedicated to fostering a climate in the home, school, and community that allows each individual to reach his or her unique potential.
WCATY
The Wisconsin Center for Academically Talented Youth works with the state's most promising students on a year-round, statewide basis. Founded in 1991, WCATY provides a unique set of services to children from elementary through high school. WCATY's mission is to nurture Wisconsin's most academically talented students by providing and encouraging programs that support, motivate, and challenge them.