• TAG Teacher Resources

    TAG Teacher Resources

    TAG Enrichment Resources for Parents during Covid -19 are located on the following pages: TAG Parent ResourcesSummer Reading Enrichment, and TAG Math Resources.

    Professional Publications - Book Recommendations


    Topic: Gifted Education Best Practices

    Best Practices in Gifted Education: An Evidence-Based Guide

    by Ann Robinson, Bruce Shore, and Donna Enersen (NAGC publication)


    Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom: Strategies and Techniques Every Teacher Can Use

    by Susan Winebrenner and Dina Brulles


    Advancing Differentiation: Thinking and Learning in the 21st Century

    by Richard Cash


    Topic: Diverse Populations of Gifted Learners


    Bright, Talented, & Black: A Guide for Families of African American Gifted Learners

    By Joy Lawson Davis


    Patterns and Profiles of Promising Learners from Poverty

    Edited by Joyce L. VanTassle-Baska (NAGC publication)


    Removing the Mask: Giftedness in Poverty

    By Paul D. Slocumb and Ruby Payne


    Reaching New Horizons: Gifted and Talented Education for

     Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

    by Jaime A. Castellano and Eva I. Diaz


    Special Populations in Gifted Education: Working with Diverse Gifted Learners

    by Jaime A. Castellano


    Topic: Twice Exceptional Learners

    Smart Kids with Learning Difficulties 
       by Richard Weinfeld, Linda Barnes-Robinson, Sue Jeweler, and Betty Roffman Shevitz


    To be Gifted and Learning Disabled 
     by Susan Baum and Steven V. Owen


    Helping Gifted Children Soar: A Practical Guide for Parents and Teachers  
     by Carol Amm Strip and Grechen Hirsch



    Topic: Gifted Underachievement

    Doing Poorly on Purpose: Strategies to Reverse Underachievement and Respect Student Dignity

    By James R. Delisle


    Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades and What You Can Do About It

    by Sylvia Rimm


    Professional Organizations

    National Association for Gifted Children


    Maryland State Department of Education Office for Gifted and Talented 

     Maryland Educators of Gifted Students (MEGS) 


    Council for Exceptional Children- The Association for the Gifted (CECTAG)

    SENG – Supporting Emotional Needs of Gifted Students