Tests and Assessments for Gifted Students - An National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Resource describing available assessments and their intended use.
CogAT - Verbal, quantitative and nonverbal cognitive abilities test.
Naglieri Nonverbal Abilities Test (NNAT) - Nonverbal dependent abilities test.
Assessments of Gifted Behaviors
- Renzulli Scales for Rating the Behavioral Characteristics of Superior Students
- Gifted Rating Scales
- Rogers TILS
ACT - Provides educator training resources and student practice tests in the following subjects:
PSAT - Provides guides, reports and flyers.
SAT - Access to and understanding of scores, resource library support and training modules.
Advanced Placement (AP) Exams - Three (3) or higher for some college admission/transfer credit.
- material, curriculum, professional development
International Baccalaureate (IB) Exams - Four (4) or higher for some college transfer.
- Internal Assessments and inventories for teachers for instructional support.
ACCUPLACER - Concurrent placement test, used for Career Center and some liberal arts options for high schoolers.
We Need to Work Together to Make the Common Core Work for Gifted Students - An NAGC blog post by Jonathan Plucker focused on making Common Core State Standards and assessment work for gifted students.