Foley Public Schools STEUP!!! Program Mission and Beliefs

 
Mission of Foley's Step Up Program

The mission of the Step Up Program of Foley Public Schools is to identify students with ability in the high potential range and provide support services to design a learning program that will assist them in developing their full talents.

Beliefs:
It is our belief that high potential learners:
  • Have special learning needs
  • May be gifted in a variety of areas
  • Exhibit unique social and emotional needs
  • Benefit from different activities, not more of the same
  • Require peer connections with other gifted students
  • Show asynchronous development and learning