Guidelines for Developing an Academic Acceleration Policy

Co-authored by IRPA, the National Association for Gifted Children, & the Council of State Directors of Programs for the Gifted

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The long form (PDF, 46 pages, 656 KB) has appendices that define acceleration, excerpt state acceleration policies, describe ways to implement acceleration, and provide example referral forms.

The short form of the report provides policy recommendations and a Checklist for Developing an Academic Acceleration Policy. You can download the report (PDF, 20 pages, 1.05 MB) or request print copies.

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The short form is also available in a Korean translation.