Gifted Education Programat Chestatee Elementary
Our goal is to be:
Responsible Citizens by being considerate
Researchers by collecting and presenting reliable information
Logical Problem Solvers by analyzing problems
Creative Thinkers by brainstorming and thinking uniquely
Communicators by speaking and writing clearly
Self-Directed Learners by performing at your optimal level
Producers of Excellence by embracing mistakes and revising workCritical Thinkers by using your powers of reasoningGifted Education Program Teacher:
The 2022-2023 school year will be Laura Martin's 24th year teaching at Chestatee. Ms. Martin received her Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from University of North Georgia and her Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction with Technology from Grand Canyon University. She also added a gifted education endorsement to her certificate. Ms. Martin has taught third and fourth grades, and she began teaching in the gifted program during the 2020-2021 school year. She is excited to continue in that role this year. It's great to be a Chestatee Eagle!
firstname.lastname@example.orgBeliefs/MissionIt is the belief of Forsyth County Schools that all students have the right to develop their talents and abilities to the fullest. Embodied in this belief is the commitment to gifted and talented students who possess learning characteristics and needs that differ from those of their chronological peers. The mission of gifted education is to maximize the potential of gifted and talented students by providing programs and services that accommodate these differences, including a curriculum responsive to individual learning rates, styles, and complexity.Click Here to learn more about the Gifted Education Program in Forsyth County.