Pulse

TAGT Pulse is an aggregated newsbrief delivered weekly to TAGT members, consisting primarily of short summaries of current events relevant to G/T education. Periodically association news, events, member information and more will be highlighted in Pulse. 

To contribute to Pulse, or to find out how you can start receiving these resources in your inbox, please email tagt@txgifted.org.



 

140 Secrets to Parenting a Gifted Child
https://www.encouragementparenting.com/post/140-secrets-to-parenting-a-gifted-child
 

31 Children's Books to Support Conversations on Race, Racism and Resistance
https://www.embracerace.org/resources/20-picture-books-for-2020?fbclid=IwAR3MFePGakKlG4xOTM-ElThzXsOv0h2Y72rC1fudblTlNfMYPu-X4e4Zjcw
 

13 Fun Ideas to Make Virtual Learning Special for Your Students
https://freespiritpublishingblog.com/2020/10/15/13-fun-ideas-to-make-virtual-learning-special-for-your-students/
 

Engaging Books for Gifted Young Readers to Keep Learning Going at Home
https://www.prufrock.com/Books-Gifted-Young-Readers-Learning-at-Home.aspx
 

Gifted kids, spirituality, anti-intellectualism, and existential struggle: A mixed bag
https://giftedchallenges.blogspot.com/2020/02/gifted-kids-spirituality-anti.html
 

Lewisville ISD's Pre-AP Program Is About to Get a New Name, and a New Focus
https://starlocalmedia.com/theleader/news/lisds-pre-ap-program-is-about-to-get-a-new-name-and-a-new-focus/article_bf61fbba-238b-11eb-b735-af9df8913a2e.html
 

Pasadena ISD Summer School Expected to be Busy Because of Pandemic
https://www.chron.com/neighborhood/pasadena/news/article/Pasadena-ISD-summer-school-expected-to-be-busy-15288664.php
 

TAGT G/T Resources for School Closures
https://www.txgifted.org/content.asp?admin=Y&contentid=334
 

TEA Issues Guidance on Servicing G/T Students in Remote Learning Environments
https://www.txgifted.org/blog_home.asp?Display=66
 

TEA Releases Extended FAQs for Gifted Education
https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/covid/SY-20-21-GT-Guidance.pdf
 

TEA Update: COVID-19, State Plan, & Changes to Your Responsibilities
https://tempo.txgifted.org/tea-update-covid-19-state-plan-changes-to-your-responsibilities/