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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!
For a glance at the preliminary sessions offerings, click here! Remember these sessions are subject to change.
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 70 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. Leaders in Action Scholarship applications are still available for current principals. Exhibitors and Sponsorship opportunites are also open. Also don't forget to join us for Creativity Night which is the Sunday night before conference!
Leadership Forum registration is open!
This professional event is co-sponsored with the Colorado Department of Education and will be held Tuesday morning, October 23, 2018. Leadership Forum is an extended session inviting leaders in education to engage in conversation on important issues facing gifted education. It is also time for district teams to gather for collegial discussion during the conference. This year's Leadership Forum guest speaker is Bryan Goodwin, CEO of McREL International, presenting "Flip the Switch with Student Curiosity". We encourage administrators, coordinators, directors and GT leaders throughout the state to attend this informative and inspiring event. Click here for more information and registration.
CAGT Leaders in Action Scholarship applications are now available!
CAGT in collaboration with the Foundation for Gifted and Talented, is proud to offer the Leaders in Action Scholarship! This scholarship is designed to support current principals in creating a stronger gifted program within their school. If you are a current principal and are interested in this incredible opportunity to attend the 2018 CAGT Conference and Leadership Forum for free, please click here for more information and to apply.
Parent Institute registration is open!
On Monday evening, October 22, 2018, please join us for Parent Institute. This year we are excited to announce our keynote speakers are Dr. Linda Silveman and Tina Harlow. Following the keynote address there will be four choices of breakout sessions presented by Terry Bradley, Amy Graefe, Susanne Keeley and Jennifer Ritchotte. This is a time for parents, guardians and educators to come together to hear these national and local experts share their knowledge about raising and supporting our gifted children. Click here for information and registration.
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.