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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Information

Gift Program
Mandated
State funding
Not available

State Definition of "gifted & talented":

Mentally gifted – Outstanding intellectual and creative ability the development of which requires specifically designed programs or support services, or both, not ordinarily provided in the regular education program. (22 Pennsylvania Code § 16.1)

State Association:Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education
Governor:Tom Corbett
State Dept. of Ed. - Gifted and Talented: Shirley Curl(Bureau of Special Education)
State Superintendent:Ron Tomalis

Parent Advocacy Group:Pennsylvanians for the Education of Gifted Students