Contacts

State Education Agency

Connecticut Department of Education

Norma Sproul

AP/IB Director

Room 205

165 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT  06106

860-713-6745

 

 

State Gifted Education Association

Connecticut Association for the Gifted

P.O. Box 2598

Westport, CT  06880

203-291-6586

Beverly L. Katz

Executive Director

 

John Pellino

President

 

Statistics

Year Data Collected 
2012-2013
Total Student Population 
560,546
Number of Identified Gifted Students 
20,868
State Funding for Gifted and Talented Education 

2012-2013:  $0

2011-2012:  $0

2010-2011:  $0

Policy

Areas of giftedness addressed in state definition: 
Intellectually Gifted
Academically Gifted
Creatively Gifted
Does the state mandate identification for gifted & talented education? 
Yes
Does the state mandate services for gifted & talented education? 
No
Does the state provide guidance or guidelines for the process of identifying gifted & talented students? 
Yes
Does the state have a policy requiring districts to recognize gifted eligibilities from other districts in the same state? 
No state policy, up to LEA to determine
Does state policy permit early entrance to kindergarten? 
State policy does not permit
Does the state have an acceleration policy? 
State policy leaves LEA to determine
Does the state require general education teachers to receive training on gifted students after initial teacher certification is attained? 
No
Does the state require professionals working in specialized gifted ed programs to have a gifted ed endorsement or certification? 
No Information Provided
Does the state monitor/audit LEA programs for gifted & talented students? 
No
Does the state report on the achievement or learning growth of gifted students? 
No

State Events

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00 pm EST
Thursday, November 13, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, November 16, 2014 (All day)

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