The NAGC Mile Marker Series: Your Road Map for Supporting
Gifted Children (CD-ROM)
Think of this as your GPS for the world of gifted and talented
education. This easy to use CD-ROM provides answers and
information all in one place, with close to 300 resources compiled
from books, magazines and the NAGC (National Association for
Gifted Children) web site.
Sandra Warren’s resource articles found on:
Mile Marker #3 If You Can Read This, Thank A Teacher...Now!
Acceleration: Difficult Decision-Easy Solution
Mile Marker #4 Proper Mind Set Needed For Effective Advocacy
© 2012 SandraWarren.com
Advocating for YOUR Gifted Child (DVD-45-min.)
Includes a 25-minute talk to parents by Susan Winebrenner In this dramatic portrayal you will meet the Bauman’s and witness
their struggle to find an appropriate way to advocate for their gifted
10-year old daughter. At the urging of a friend, they attend a
meeting to hear Susan Winebrenner speak about
Gifted, and gain increased awareness of the unusual needs of gifted children as well as techniques to advocate in positive ways.
Teacher’s Guide to Parents of the Gifted/Parents of the
Gifted’s Guide to Teachers
This unique walk-in-my-shoes flip-book gives timeless advice
concerning the different perspectives of living with gifted
children and teaching them in the classroom. Understanding the
different points of view are essential to nurturing and educating
gifted children to their potential.
Hilarious cartoons are sprinkled throughout to emphasize points
Note: Information contained within is ageless but resources
change. Check online for current resource information.
Being Gifted: The Gift (DVD-15 min.)
The Gift focuses on the potential of gifted children. It contains episodes dramatically protrayed by childen that highlight how the
characteristics of being gifted may translate into everyday
situations. A formal definition, of historical significance, precedes
dramatizations. The program concludes with attention to empathy
and understanding of gifted individuals.
Includes comprehensive guide sheets that cover: basic facts about
the gifted, objectives, meeting formats, discussion topics and follow-
up activities for use with administrators, teachers and parents.
Designed to be shown in a one-hour format, stimulating discussion
is sure to follow this 15-minute DVD.
Filmed in the 1980’s, this timeless production is still a popular
resource used in Nurture and Needs of the Gifted, college courses as
well as in advocacy groups throughout the country.
Being Gifted: Because You’re Special From The Rest
Edited by Sandra Warren Gifted children learn what it means to be gifted through
profound, thought provoking poetry written by gifted
children ages 7 to 17.
Poetry topics span being gifted, friends, school, social
issues, life, faith/death, coping. Great for gifted children
of all ages.
Great for parents and teachers as well.
Profound! Amazing! Thought Provoking!
Gifted Resources & Related Links:
Information about gifted children can be found in the following resources. Also consider the State Coordinator
for Gifted and/or the Gifted Coordinator in your own school district. Most States have a designated person that
oversees gifted education.
Consider joining your State Gifted Organization. Teacher’s as well as parents will find them to be a valuable
Gifted Associations & Organizations:
National Association for Gifted Children
Ohio Association for Gifted Children
Ohio Association for Gifted Childrens' chat list. Great for sharing gifted concerns and information.
Site of the Hollingworth Center for Highly Gifted Children
The Gifted Development Center in Denver
Davidson Young Scholars Program
Hoagies' Gifted Education Excellent site for gifted information
John's Hopkins - Summer programs, talent search, much more.
Center for Talent Development (Northwestern University)
ERIC Clearing House Publishing Companies with a strong emphasis on Gifted Materials
Great Potential Press (GPP)
Free Spirit Publishing - great for g/t emotional needs stuff
Royal Fireworks Press - gifted resources
Pieces of Learning
Gifted Education Press