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Arizona

Arizona

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Gift Program
Mandated
State funding
Notavailable

State Definition of "gifted & talented":

‘Gifted child’ means a child who is of lawful school age, who due to superior intellect or advanced learning ability, or both, is not afforded an opportunity for otherwise attainable progress and development in regular classroom instruction and who needs special instruction or special ancillary services, or both, to achieve at levels commensurate with the child’s intellect and ability. (Arizona Rev. Stat. §15-761(8))

State Association: Arizona Association for Gifted & Talented
Governor: Jan Brewer
State Dept. of Ed. - Gifted and Talented:Peter Laing
State Superintendent: John Huppenthal