Gifted Education

Kansas definition of giftedness – KAR 91-40-1- Gifted means performing or demonstrating the potential for performing at significantly higher levels of accomplishment in one or more academic fields due to intellectual ability, when compared to others of similar age, experience or environment.

Kansas state statute requires Special Education services be provided through the development and implementation of individualized education plans (IEPs) for eligible students identified as gifted and needing special instructional support.

Dads sharing stories at 2003 Parent Networking Conference.


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