Checkpoint 2: Regulation 2590.1 and DoDEA Program Guide 2590.2
DoDEA Regulation 2590.1 on gifted education does not apply to high school.
True or FalseThe correct response is false. The regulation authorizes a comprehensive plan to ensure that each school (K-12) identifies gifted students and provides gifted students appropriate educational opportunities.
Schools may individually decide how they will identify students for gifted education services.
True or FalseThe correct response is false. DoDEA Program Guide 2590.2 is available and specifies procedures for the identification of gifted students. The guidelines within the Manual specify that no single measure may be used to include or exclude a student from gifted education eligibility.