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“We want to emphasise that it's not simply acceptable to get to where you can get to, it's about passing that and getting to the next dimension.” - Peter Nicholls, St Clare's High School, Taree

The Manning Region are making a "cultural shift" in Gifted Education

The Manning Gifted Education Lead Schools are developing an increased understanding of gifted education and focusing on professional learning for teachers to improve learning opportunities for students. They identify the need for a cultural shift in identifying and providing for gifted students in the regular classroom. As a region they have clarified their understanding of gifted education and developed some clear strategies linked with their school improvement plans.


Manning region schools involved in the Gifted Education policy are:

High school: 
St Clare’s, Taree

Primary schools:
Holy Name, Forster