Members to NAGC can receive three publications -- Parenting for Gifted Children, Teaching for High Potential, and the academic journal, Gifted Child Quarterly. All are available through the mail and online.
The Laboratory Schools' Fine Arts Department is responsible for the visual and theater arts education of students in first through twelfth grades. Courses taught by the Fine Arts Department include a variety of Studio Art courses, Art History, Photography, Drama and Technical Theater. Art teachers report to their respective Principals, as well as the Art Department Chair. The Drama Teacher is expected to establish a safe and secure classroom environment while maintaining appropriate expectations with an understanding of the balance of creativity and middle school student development. Drama teachers continually assess student work and, on a more formal basis, communicate to parents in regular grade reports. Teachers attend regular department, grade level and faculty meetings and, as required, meet with the department chair, administrators, parents, and others in the Laboratory Schools' community. Laboratory Schools' teachers are expected to work creatively with students who have a variety of learning styles and personal needs and are expected to perform and work in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Schools' governing Collective Bargaining Agreement. This position will start September 1, 2017.
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