SEEKING TO PROVIDE INDIVIDUAL RELEASE OFINTELLECTUAL TALENT
(Seeking to Provide Individual Release of Intellectual Talent)
The mission of the Columbus Municipal School District program for intellectually gifted is to create a learning environment that fosters and encourages thinking, creativity, metacognition, healthy enriching relationships and appropriate expectations and understanding of self.
CMSD Gifted Education Goals are:
Students will continue problem solving practices with an emphasis on the critical thinking attributes. For the purposes of SPIRIT, a critical thinker is one who knows the following:
SPIRIT classes use the Scientific Method and Suggested Teaching Strategies for Teachers of the Intellectually Gifted as a basis for study.
SPIRIT is Franklin Academy’s program for intellectually gifted students.
Traits of Gifted Learners
For more information contact Dr. Dawn Weed.