Resources for Parents

GT Discover is a web site designed by the Maryland State Department of Education to curate resources for gifted students, including online resources that may be helpful in supporting students during remote learning. 

GT Discover

School Contacts
Elementary Facilitators
Secondary Facilitators

Review and Referral Process
Review and Referral Procedures
Elementary Parent Request for Advanced Academics Review
Secondary Parent Request Advanced Academic Review
Curricular Expectations for GT6 Courses

Acceleration Procedures
Acceleration Process Flowchart
Research on Acceleration
Early Entrance to Kindergarten

Appeals Procedures
Request for Advanced Academic Appeal

Exit Procedures
Request to Exit Advanced Academics

Social and Emotional Needs of the Gifted
Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
When Gifted Kids Don't Have All the Answers
The Whole-Brain Child
PDF: The Whole-Brain Child Infographic (Open in browser that supports Flash, i.e. Internet Explorer)
Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades and What You Can Do about It
NAGC: Nurturing the Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children
NAGC: Asynchronous Development
NAGC: Perfectionism
Imposter Syndrome
Emotional Intensity and Cognitive Rigidity
Brown: Shame vs. Guilt
Bright and Quirky
Twice Exceptionality

Opportunities for Students -- BCPS Opps Blog

Home Activities

National Association for Gifted Children

Gifted and Talented Citizen Advisory Committee (GTCAC)

Maryland Coalition for Gifted and Talented Education