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Professional Development for Gifted Education

The following professional development opportunities have been created by gifted professionals across the state.  To learn more about each option click on the title.  

Advanced Learning Plans (ALPs)

Resources to support implementation of standards-aligned ALPs

ALP Interchange Webinar Invite
Dates:January 24, 2017 & February 8, 2017


Directors' Meeting Breakout Sessions

A listing of Directors' Meeting breakout sessions provided by gifted leaders throughout the state.


Empowering Students to Think & Learn using the Depth & Complexity Framework

The Office of Gifted Education has designated the Depth & Complexity Framework as a focus for statewide professional learning to support the next cycle of program plans.


Focuses on Best Practices in Gifted Education

Focus on Best Practices in Gifted Education is a series of interactive tutorials.


Gifted Education Tuesdays - G.E.T.

Gifted Education Tuesdays are interactive webinars (Adobe Connect) on selected Tuesdays for exploring practices in gifted education. 
Click here for information and to register for upcoming G.E.T. sessions

G.E.T. Sessions
December 5, 2017: Link to participate;
April 4, 2017 - 4:00  Please register to receive the link:

Gifted Identification Assessment

Access guidance and resources on gifted identification.  


Online Modules

The Office of Gifted Education created seven online modules through a Jacob Javits Grants.  These modules are offered annually statewide. 


Regional Offerings

Information about professional learning by Colorado regions


Twice-Exceptional Education

Definition, resources and professional learning opportunities to support twice-exceptional students.








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