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Does the Code of Iowa define gifted and talented children?


Yes. Pursuant to Iowa Code section 257.44, gifted and talented children include those children with demonstrated achievement or potential ability, or both, in any one or more of the following areas: 1) general intellectual ability; 2) creative thinking; 3) leadership ability; 4) visual and performing arts ability; and 5) specific ability aptitude.

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Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on November 30, 2015 at 7:24am.