Gifted Education
in New Mexico

In New Mexico, students who are determined to be gifted are considered "exceptional." So, they are served through applicable state rules for special education (Tier 3). The technical assistance manual shown below explains how those rules are implemented for students who are gifted. In addition, the Standards for Gifted Education produced by the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) in are reprinted in the manual to support the information in each chapter.