Professional Development Center

SED 660 Curriculum and Methods for Teaching the Gifted

Course Number: SED 660
Course Title: Curriculum and Methods for Teaching the Gifted
Class #: 47972
Online Dates: January 21 - April 8, 2014
Video Conferencing Date: Friday, March 7, 2014
Video Confereing Times: 4:00pm - 6:45pm
Location: Online and at Video Conferencing Sites Statewide (please indicate location when registering)
Faculty: Patti Drapeau, Educational Consultant
Credit: Three (3) Inservice Graduate Credits
Tuition/Fees: $1,324.00 (Maine Resident)
Registration Form: Click Here (pdf) or call 780-5055

This course is for teachers who serve gifted/talented students within the structure of the regular classroom. Topics include adapting the "required" curriculum to meet the needs of students; teaching/facilitating independent/small group activities; using learning centers, task cards, and student contracts; working successfully with parents, resource teachers, and administrators; and considering current issues in gifted child education specific to the regular classroom environment.

Completion of this course qualifies towards the Maine Gifted/Talented Endorsement.

Course Locations (please indicate when registering):

Ellsworth Center
Penquis Center
University College at East Millinocket
University College at Rockland
University College Rumford
University College at South Paris
University College at Saco/Biddeford
University of Maine at Augusta
University of Maine at Bangor 
University of Maine at Fort Kent
University of Maine at Machias
University of Maine at Orono
University of Maine at Presque Isle
University of Southern Maine - Lewiston Campus
University of Southern Maine - Portland Campus