Iredell-Statesville Schools AIG Local Plan 2013-14. Parent Informational Meeting. North Carolina AIG Standards. Student Identification Differentiated Curriculum & Instruction Personnel & Professional Development Comprehensive Programming within the Total School Community Partnerships
Parent Informational Meeting
An AIG student…
As outlined in the local gifted plan, we strive to inform all stakeholders: parents, students, teachers, school administrators, and support staff about the delivery of differentiated services and instruction for AIG students, the regulations related to gifted education, and the local AIG plan. This information is available on the district website, through individual student conferences and through both staff and parent meetings.
Ability and achievement test scores 95th percentile or higher
Tested on an individual basis based upon the referral approved by the GPS team
Testing can only be done once in K-2
Criteria is higher due to the fact only two are used
Ability (CogAT/90th percentile or higher), achievement (EOG/93rd percentile or higher), final grades (93 percent or higher)
Qualifying scores need to be in the same subject area
There continue to be multiple pathways for identification (portfolios, alternative assessments, Iowa Acceleration Scale).The “Who”
* A screening list is kept at each school of potential students and updated regularly to reflect current data
The new format allows for a more comprehensive, individualized plan which can best meet the specific needs of a student. Goals are set and reviewed throughout the year with the culminating showcase celebrating student work.
Teacher-guided content modifications
Student-led curriculum modifications
Science Fair- Davis, Reid, Johnson not just a project
Robotics – Hassler, Weddington
Battle of the Books - Hepler
ISS Summer Enrichment Camps
Local university sponsored opportunities
Additional competitions through the individual schools
NCASA Scholastic Cup competitions (Quiz Bowl, Twelve, The Quill, Art Showcase, Show Choir)
NC Governor’s School
NC Summer VenturesEnrichment Opportunities
Iredell Statesville Schools looks for AIG stakeholder input throughout the district. The district has created an AIG Advisory Team in order to review the district AIG processes and the local plan in order to ensure continuous improvement. If interested, please contact Mrs. Teresa Stevens, Director of AIG.
This presentation will be available on the
District AIG Website: www.iss.k12.nc.us
(click on departments, curriculum, AIG)
Have a great school year!