Gifted and Talented Specialist

 Woods, LaTanya

Phone: (972)264-7803 ext. 4573


Degrees and Certifications:

Navarro College Texas A&M University- Commerce Bachelor of Arts in Radio Tv Broadcasting Masters in Elementary Education EC- 4 General Education and ESL

Woods, LaTanya

I have been teaching for 15 years in Grand Prairie ISD and this is my 6th year teaching Gifted and Talented. I am looking forward to working with gifted minds and taking them into new heights by using curriculum that fosters exploration and creative thinking

Grade Level: 1st-5th grade, 


Conference Period: 12:00-1:00 


Lunch Period: 11:30-12:00


Hobbies: Crafting and Reading

  • The mission of the Grand Prairie ISD College Readiness/Gifted and Talented Program is to ensure that our most able learners are challenged to meet their highest potential and that curriculum and learning opportunities are in line with their needs, interests, and abilities.

    Students who qualify for these services exhibit high-level thinking, creativity, and advanced problem solving skills. Participation in GT classes may include:

    * 4 hours a week of interdisciplinary thematic units

    * Accelerated Math in all grade levels: first – fourth grades

    * Independent research opportunities allow students to investigate specific topics of interest and to develop sophisticated products