KES GT: Gifted and Talented in Norwalk, CT
With great excitement, GT works to meet the unique learning needs of students within the Norwalk community
For our Norwalk students, our KES GT program will plan interactive, engaging, enriching activities and programming to promote the diverse and distinct talents exhibits by our student population. With student input, our program will provide appropriately challenging learning opportunities to allow student opportunities to interact with each other in order to develop connections and bonds. We look forward to meeting and working in collaboration with parents and stakeholders to share relevant information, concise facts, informed data, and current policies.
We are committed to nurturing the whole child’s distinct and diverse strengths, talents, and passions in order to
develop student-driven critical thinking, authentic learning,
individual responsibility, and global citizenship.
We believe gifts and talents are present in all children.
Through the cultivation of enjoyment, engagement, and enthusiasm for learning, we will nurture students’ unique
social-emotional needs and creative thinking practices.
As a result, students will contribute to their school, community, and society as constructive and innovative global citizens.
We build bridges between administrators, classroom teachers, data assessment advisors, professional development and curriculum coordinators, language acquisition specialists, and our special needs educators to provide for continual opportunities to embed awareness of and practices for gifted and talented students’ school needs