Online Gifted Endorsement Self-Directed - Assessment & Program Implementation for the Gifted (Course 3) (END20016)

Credits: 5 / Tuition: $350 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $400.00 / No Show Fee: $0.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 40 / Current Applicants: 16
Instructor: Cyndi Barr
Date: 7/18/2019 thru 2/27/2020 Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: - Online class, (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 2/27/2020

Course Description

This is the last class of the three required online courses for the Gifted Endorsement.

This provides an overview of the various assessment tools used to identify the gifted learner, as well as, an overview of program models utilized to create enriching environments for gifted students. The course also prepares participants to use various types of classroom assessments appropriately to meet the needs of gifted students.

You have up to 12 weeks from your start date to complete the class.

Required Text:

Course 3 

The selected texts are teacher handbooks. They will support not only the learning of this class, but build candidate capacity to create high quality assessments and programs for students. 

Coil, C. & Merrit, D. (2011). Solving the Assessment Puzzle. Pieces of Learning.

Coil, C. (2009) -- Expanded version-- Teaching Tools for the 21st Century        Pieces of Learning. Marion, IL. 

Delisle. J. & Lewis. B. (2003). The Survival Guide for Teachers of the Gifted Kids.

Recommended text: 

Coil, C. (2004). Standards-based Activities and Assessments for the Differentiated Classroom. Pieces of Learning.
Class Notes
Since students are required to complete most assignments, candidate must begin course on or before February 27th.  Exceptions will be made on a case by case basis.  It is the candidates responsibility to be finished by May 31st.

This class has been closed.

Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.