Responsibilities of GT Leaders in Schools

List of Gifted and Talented Leaders by School

Responsibilities of GT Leaders in Schools

Timeline of GT Leader Reponsibilities

CogAT Testing Tips

CogAT Score Sheet - When scoring the CogAT, this score sheet can help you organize all of the data!


GT Leaders in Schools

Nomination & Identification Forms

Assessment Letters

Assessment Letters

These documents will help you create a letter to send home to families. Make a copy and personalize them as needed.

Academic Determination Letters-Here are letters to send home to families to inform them of testing and identification results.

Talent Determination Letters- These letters notify families of the results of the juried performance assessment and portfolio review.

Advanced Learning Plan Supports

Training Supports

Progress Monitoring supports: Progress Monitoring Video or Progress Monitoring Help Sheet

How to View an ALP Uploaded Google Doc- Want to view the ALP easily? This video is for school staff or GT Leaders for easy access.

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Communication with Families

Family & Student ALP Update Input Surveys - Send this home for parents and students to complete before the ALP meeting to help inform the programming and goals set in the ALP. (Spanish) (Arabic)

ALP Classroom Teacher Goal Setting - Give this to classroom teachers before the ALP meeting so they can brainstorm goals and come prepared to the meeting.

ALP Cover Letter- Use this letter when sending ALP draft home to parents to help them understand the document.

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Student ALP Proposal- This is a form to help students identify their own goals for their ALP by getting support from a teacher contact and parent(s)/guardian(s).

Infinite Campus Supports

How to View an ALP Uploaded Google Doc- Want to view the ALP easily? This video is for school staff or GT Leaders for easy access.

How to View an ALP Created in IC

Uploading Documents to IC- These resources show how to upload a completed ALP or other documents to Infinite Campus. Uploading Video Uploading Help Sheet Creating an ALP Front Page/One Pager in IC- Once the ALP Google Form is completed and uploaded to IC, create a one-pager ALP in Infinite Campus to generate or maintain the GT flag.

Entering CogAT scores- Watch this video to know where and how to enter CogAT scores after testing.

Pulling a List of GT/HP Students- This one-page help sheet will take you step-by-step through Infinite Campus to pull an updated list of GT and/or HP students.

Progress Monitoring- Not sure how to enter updates about a student's ALP goal? This video will make it clear. Also, this Progress Monitoring Help Sheet can also support teachers each quarter while inputting data.

GT Initiation Form in IC - This video will show you where and how to fill out the form when you are conducting an identification meeting

Infinite Campus

Universal Screening

Second and Seventh graders in APS are screened for gifted and talented identification with the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) screener online.

Advanced Academics & Gifted Services

Division of Equity in Learning

Aurora Public Schools

Educational Services Center 2

15751 E. 1st Ave.

Aurora, CO 80011