Groupinggiftedstudentstogetherprovidesopportunitiesforthemto workwithcognitivepeers.Identifiedstudents in grades K – 4 are clustergroupedwith GT trainedteachers. Clustergrouping places a selectnumberof GT students together forinstruction in the appropriate contentarea(s)forwhich they have beenidentified.
The GT trainedteacheradaptsthe curriculumandenvironmentfortheirgifted learnerswith strategiessuch as:
Using depth and complexity to lessons to support differentiation
Texas Performance Standards Project (TPSP)
Explore Academy is Bryan ISD magnet program for highly-gifted students. The program is located within Ross Elementary and serves grades 1 - 4. More information is available in the video below.
If you're interested in Explore Academy, please contact your school's counselor or principal for information on testing your child.