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Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2018 CAGT Conference Putting the Pieces Together: Understanding Giftedness. Conference dates are October 22 and 23, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Loveland. Click here to register!
The 2018 CAGT Conference Putting the Pieces Together: Understanding Giftedness
Our Annual State Conference is held every October in the Denver Metro area. This professional conference offers over 65 presentations from experts in the field of gifted education and has an annual attendance of over 800 educators, administrators, parents and community members. Registration for Conference, Leadership Forum and Parent Institute events are now open. The 2018 Leadership Award nominations are now available and Exhibitors and Sponsorships opportunites are also open. Check back soon for Leaders in Action Scholarship applications and Parent Institute informaton as they become available. Also don't forget to join us for Creativity Night which is the Sunday night before conference!
CAGT Leadership Awards are open for nominations!
CAGT in collaboration with CDE's Office of Gifted Education will present the 2018 Leadership Awards in the following categories: the George T. Betts Inspiration Award, Parent of the Year, Educator of the Year, Administrator of the Year, Special Advocate of the Year, and the Lifetime Achievement Award at CAGT's 41st annual conference. This year the award winners will be honored at our inaugural Awards Evening, Monday Oct. 22nd. For more information, awards criteria, and to nominate teachers, parents, administrators and community members please click here.
Parent Institute registration is open!
On Monday evening, October 22, 2018, please join us for the Parent Institute at our 41st Annual CAGT Conference: "Putting the Pieces Together: Understanding Giftedness". This is a time for parents, guardians and educators interested in gifted children to come together to hear national and local experts share their knowledge and answer some of your questions. For more information please click here.
Exhibitors and Sponsorship opportunities are now available!
The CAGT Conference Call for Proposals is now closed.
Call for the Proposals for our fall conference Putting the Pieces Together: Understanding Giftedness is now closed. Please consider sharing your knowledge and expertise about our gifted children at next year's conference A Gifted State of Mind, October 21 and 22, 2019. We hope to hear from you next spring!
Colorado Scholars is now closed. Please consider applying next year for the 2019 conference.
The Colorado Scholarship for Diverse Talent Development provides scholarship recipients the opportunity to attend CAGT's Annual Conference Putting the Pieces Together: Understanding Giftedness. It is intended to support teachers working in Title l schools who are new to the field of gifted education and provide the tools for identifying and understanding the needs of underserved gifted learners.
CAGT Distinguished Students Awards are now closed.
This awards program is designed to recognize distinguished student achievement in academics, leadership, or the arts in children ages 7-18. There are three awards: A Junior Division, ages 7-9; a Senior Division, ages 10-12; and a Master Division, ages 13-18. One Colorado student from each division will be named as a CAGT Distinguished Student and will receive a CAGT Certificate of Excellence along with a $500 cash scholarship. This year's award winners will be presented their awards at this year's fall conference to be held at the Embassy Suites in Loveland, Colorado on October 22 and 23, 2018.