Texas Performance Standards Project

The Texas Performance Standards Project (TPSP) is a resource for providing differentiated instruction to gifted/talented (G/T) students and provides enhanced academic opportunities for all students. The TPSP provides a coherent package of standards, curriculum, and assessments for use in G/T programs from kindergarten through high school.

In addition, the TPSP provides guidelines for independent learning experiences and research projects based on the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) and focus on the foundation content areas of English language arts and reading, mathematics, science, and social studies with interdisciplinary connections.

Every student will participate in this project. All necessary resources will be provided in class and student's are expected to actively engage and participate during every step of the project as assigned. 

The project will take place over the course of the school year beginning in mid-November with the final project due date of Thursday, April 13 with presentations the following week. Parents are invited to watch their child present. 

Below is the first step. 

Step 1. Parent Letter 
Step 2. Student Agreement   
Step 3. Topic Submission
Step 4. Research Plan 
Step 5.Product Proposal 

Other Forms:
Product Timeline Due Dates