This powerpoint will benifit you as a teacher. All teachers have a few students who seem to be exceptional in something. They may be in an inclusion classroom, a special education classroom, or a regular classroom. This powerpoint will help you to identify your gifted students and help you to change your lessons based on their needs. This powerpoint contains myths, facts, and data on the gifted and talented. It gives suggestions on what you can do in your own classroom with differentiated instruction and tiered instruction. It gives you some guidelines on teaching the twice-exceptional students, low income/minority students, and gifted kids in the regular classroom. You can use this powerpoint to teach other teachers in your own building. The more teachers aware of these types of students, the better quality of teaching will be found.