Ministry of Education

Gifted Learners

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Identifying giftedness in Aotearoa New Zealand

This checklist refers to characteristics and abilities synthesised from New Zealand based research and commonly used identification tools. More specific checklists for preschool, primary and secondary learners are also available and can be used instead of, or in addition to, this one. It uses the six domains listed in Gifted Education in New Zealand Schools.

Use this checklist to identify learners who may be gifted in one or more of the domains.

Identifying giftedness in Aotearoa New Zealand checklist

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