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My Distirct (Mehlville in St. Louis County Missouri in the U.S.A.) has a
visually gifted Art Program. I had to get a Gifted Certification. Ours is
an after school program, 5th-8th.
Contract me later, I am on my way to Missouri Art Educators Fall Workshops.
> From: GBWOLF
> To: artsednet.edu
> Subject: Gifted Curriculum
> Date: Monday, October 05, 1998 6:19 PM
> Our district's scheduling has very limited time with grades 3 and 4 (1
> hour session every 6 days). So I see them maybe 28 times a year (if
> aren't any conflicting assemblies/field trips/snow days/etc...) I'd like
> get more time in with them, but the district isn't interested in hiring
> SPECIALISTS. Of course.
> We are considering offering a gifted Visual Arts program for grades 3 and
> This would only involve hiring ONE SPECIALIST. I've searched the
> there's a little bit on gifted and talented. Maybe someone out there can
> me out.
> I need some justification for starting up the Gifted program (in addition
> what I've found on my own)...any ideas would be welcome.