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Gifted Education In Urban Schools

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There is a great need for education reform in urban school systems. Many of the students are struggling to reach academic achievement. In order to meet the needs of all students, the school system needs to examine the curriculum to identify opportunities to implement a gifted education program (Steenbergen-Hu, 2016). Although my district has one program focusing on grades 2-8, there is still a need for a drastic change. The program needs to be expanded beyond the one school and 7 classrooms. I believe that with effective implementation of a gifted education program and proper training for educators, there can be improvements in the classroom. To begin the implementation, the teachers would need to be trained in gifted education program
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