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Special Education Support Service: Equality of Challenge Initiative - Piloting Educational Provision for Exceptionally Able Students
Our Lady of Lourdes National School, Bunclody, Co. Wexford - More Able & Talented Programme - an innovative and pioneering school supporting the needs of highly able students across a variety of disciplines.
Outside The Box Learning Resources - fantastic Irish based company with great educational resources for both parents and educators.
A case for affective education: Addressing the social and emotional needs of gifted students in the classroom. SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted)
National Association for Gifted Children (US) - Resources for Educators
Teachtidbytes - Gifted Education Resources - information on Enrichment
Hoagies List of Online Resources for Educators
The Visual-Spatial Learner: An Introduction by Linda Sliverman
Visual Spatial Resouces for Teachers from Visualspatial.org
Developing Individual Education Plans For Gifted Students: Information for Parents by the Association for Bright Children of Ontario
Daynuv - "is a virtual worlds development studio focusing on 3D immersive spaces for education. We design, build and host open ended computer simulations where teachers and children can construct their own educational environments where the only restriction is the imagination." Check out this highly innovative project " Virtual Europe" for Gaelscoil O’Doghair in Newcaslte West, Co. Limerick.
Young Social Innovators is a unique programme that gets young people (15-18yrs) involved in action which helps improve the lives of others in their community. Schools can download an application form for 2009/2010 from the YSI website.
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