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The following groups and organisations can support issues in rural, isolated and costal communities. They can provide advice and guidance that will support the achievement and attainments of children and young people.

Parents/Carers are advised to consider their child and the impact some of the issues/discussions may have on the progress of specific skills. Could the issue have an impact on the short-term and long term future of thier child's learning, progress and abilities?

Please Click on a logo to go to visit their website and use the information in the links below and apply the reflective questions when considering your child.....

 

 

 

defra

here you will find a number of articles relating to how parents/carers can support able, gifted and talented children from the BBC website.

defra

An area to discuss gifted and talented children with other parents/carers on line.

defra

The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs are the government department responsible for food, farming, environment and rural matters. They aim, amongst other things, to secure a healthy natural environment, a sustainable, low-carbon economy, a thriving farming sector and a sustainable, healthy and secure food supply. Defra’s rural programme focuses on the outcomes of the Government’s social and economic policies in relation to rural people and places.

commission for rural communities
The Commission for Rural Communities aims to be an advocate for people and businesses in rural areas, giving advice to the government on issues that affect rural communities, and monitoring the impact of government policies on those areas.
The main objective of the Sutton Trust is to improve educational opportunities for young people from non-privileged backgrounds and increase social mobility.
The National Association for Able Children in Education was founded over 25 years ago to support teachers in getting the best from gifted and talented children in schools.
The National Association for Gifted Children aim to support high ability children and those involved with their education and welfare, and increase awareness of the emotional, social and educational needs of gifted and talented young people from all backgrounds.
The Specialist Schools and Academies Trust
London Gifted & Talented was launched in January 2004 to provide support and services to London's gifted and talented students and their teachers. LGT have developed and delivered over 250 different learning and teaching projects, including student programmes, professional development and training, and over 30 e-learning packages and web-based resources.
A link to the QCA guidance on recognizing and teaching gifted and talented students within schools
The SSAT is an independent body aiming to give advice to schools and academies throughout Englang to raise the levels of achievement in secondary education across all levels.
The website of the popular TV channel for teachers, with links to downloadable programs and resources used in or based around those programs.

 

The following groups and organisations are concerned with rural issues and seek to promote the needs of rural communities, or provide advice and standards relating to the education of Rural Gifted  and Talented pupils. 

Parents/Carers are advised to consider their child and the impact some of the issues/discussions may have on the progress of specific gifts and talents.  Could the issue have an impact on the short-term and long term future of thier child's learning, progress and abilities?

Please Click on a logo to go to visit their website and use the information in the links below and apply the reflective questions when considering your child.....


please include to the updated list you are amending in the same style as the main list:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/parents/life/sen/gifted_and_talented/

here you will find a number of articles relating to how parents/carers can support able, gifted and talented children from the BBC website.

 

http://www.eep.ac.uk/dnn2/ResourceArea/GiftedandTalented/Websites/tabid/153/Default.aspx

The following websites links to both organisation working with gifted and talented children and young people, and resource sites for teachers, students and others working with gifted and talented children.

 

http://www.teachingexpertise.com/articles/gifted-talented

Offers a huge searchable library of free education articles, practical management and teaching resources, and blogs written by school professionals. You can also sign up to our free email bulletins to receive guidance, updates and fresh ideas.


 


defra

The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs are the government department responsible for food, farming, environment and rural matters. They aim, amongst other things, to secure a healthy natural environment, a sustainable, low-carbon economy, a thriving farming sector and a sustainable, healthy and secure food supply. Defra's rural programme focuses on the outcomes of the Government's social and economic policies in relation to rural people and places.

rural youth network

The Rural Youth Network are a national charity aiming to support people working with young people in rural locations.

commission for rural communities
The Commission for Rural Communities aims to be an advocate for people and businesses in rural areas, giving advice to the government on issues that affect rural communities, and monitoring the impact of government policies on those areas.
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The Government Offices provide advice to Government Departments on how their policies can affect the geographical area the office is responsible for. There are 9 different offices, and you'll be able to choose yours based on your location
The National Association for Able Children in Education was founded over 25 years ago to support teachers in getting the best from gifted and talented children in schools.
The National Association for Gifted Children aim to support high ability children and those involved with their education and welfare, and increase awareness of the emotional, social and educational needs of gifted and talented young people from all backgrounds.
YG&T is a national body co-ordinating gifted and talented strategy on behalf of the Department for Children, Schools and Families for people aged 4-19.
Teachernet Area on Gifted & Talented Learners
Another DCSF based site, with more general educational references.
London Gifted & Talented was launched in January 2004 to provide support and services to London's gifted and talented students and their teachers. LGT have developed and delivered over 250 different learning and teaching projects, including student programmes, professional development and training, and over 30 e-learning packages and web-based resources.
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Advice on University & Student life, from applying from courses, student accommodation through to getting jobs after graduating, this site aims to provide guidance to all students looking to progress to higher education.
A link to the QCA guidance on recognizing and teaching gifted and talented students within schools
The SSAT is an independent body aiming to give advice to schools and academies throughout Englang to raise the levels of achievement in secondary education across all levels.
The website of the popular TV channel for teachers, with links to downloadable programs and resources used in or based around those programs.

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