Advocacy Tools

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Duke TIP provides research-based handouts and other resources to aid parents, educators, and community volunteers in advocating for better gifted education policies. These resources can be used to educate politicians, school personnel, the media, and others on the importance of gifted education as well as best practices in the field:

Just the Facts highlights individual issues affecting gifted education and provide key facts about each issue.

Our State Gifted Education Directors listing provides the names and addresses of individuals within state governments who oversee gifted education policies in their state.

Our State Gifted Associations listing offers contact information on associations within each state dedicated to supporting gifted education and providing resources to parents and teachers about state programs, services, and legislation.