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Welcome to the ThinkingHub !


Meeting the needs of each student in your classroom is a challenging responsibility, with the range of abilities, needs and differences as broad as the number of students in your room. Student learn at different speeds and differ in their ability to understand complex concepts. High-ability students need challenging curriculum that matches classroom strategies with their advanced cognitive ability.
This space is dedicated to helping others learn about techniques and strategies
to challenge those high-ability and gifted students.





How Many Gifted Are in the US?
(Based on US Population of 265,000,000)
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Ratio of Highly Gifted to general population

1 out of 260 individuals may have an IQ of 140 or above
1 out of 2,330 individuals may have an IQ of 150 or above
1 out of 31,560 individuals may have an IQ of 160 or above
1 out of 652,600 individuals may have an IQ of 170 or above
1 out of 2,000,000 individuals may have an IQ of 180 or above



Contact Information
Linda Nitsche- lnitsche@ojrsd.com and Erin VanGuilder- evanguilder@ojrsd.com
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