Catering for Gifted and Talented Learning
At Titirangi Primary School we take giftedness seriously. We have a Gifted and Talented Education Coordinator. Students are referred to the GaTE register by teachers and identified through the seven domains of giftedness:
Student Asynchrony (talents) and
Disynchroxy (behaviours) are identified and supported.
To cater for our gifted students, each teacher plans and delivers differentiated programmes, designed to meet the diverse needs of all learners.
In addition, identified gifted students are able to participate in enrichment/extension programmes such as GaTE, and Philosophy for Children. These programmes are designed to develop learners' critical, analytical and reasoning, through inquiry into broad concepts, explored through an advanced
Students requiring additional support for their giftedness have their needs through individual learning plans or GiEPs (Gifted Individual Learning Provisions).