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More gifted students than you thought?
A leading gifted-and-talented expert once believed the number of students who performed about grade level was between 5 and 15 percent. But a new study shows the number is much higher, says expert, James Plucker, a National Association for Gifted Children board member.

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We can't let any gifted kids slip through the cracks...
Imagine being a student who is academically gifted but whose abilities are not easily identified by teachers.
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Afterschool Acceleration
Advances in programs beyond the school day inspire career and college aspirations...
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Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

"With this bill, we reaffirm that fundamentally American ideal - that every child, regardless of race, income, background, the zip code where they live, deserves the chance to make of their lives what they will."1 
- President Barack Obama


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