Gifted and Talented

Prescott College acknowledges that all students have a right to develop to their full potential. Teachers are, committed to providing the gifted and talented students the opportunity to enhance or expand upon their special gifts through experiences within the school curriculum, and beyond the school via relevant institutions such asUniversities, Registered Training Organisations (TAFE, Open Access) and its extra curricula program.

Curriculum experiences for students who have been identified as gifted and talented include:

  • Self-directed projects
  • Accelerated classes in particular: English, Mathematics and Science
  • Competitions
  • Interdisciplinary curriculum
  • Curriculum that is infused with the arts
  • Real world problems
  • Mentors.

(Rogers, 2002)