A Message For, and From The President
2010 draws to a close so does an amazing era for CAGT. Over the past two years,
under the amazing leadership of Dr. Susan Scheibel, the Colorado Association
for Gifted and Talented has brought the issues of Colorados gifted students to
new audiences, hosted two fantastic state conferences, connected with
legislatures and advocacy groups, as well as partner and hosted a plethora of
events for educators, administrators, and parents a like. Below you can find
Dr. Sheibels final letter to us all outlining all the wonderful progress we,
as a gifted and talented education community, have made under her leadership.
While I know that she wont be leaving us, please join me in thanking her for
her tireless efforts on behalf of our gifted students. Our gifted students
could never find a better advocate.
Whats New in Young Adult Literature?
What a fantastic Question. One that teachers and parents a like are always asking, and never have the time to investigate.
Not to worry, Dr. Bob Seney has done the leg work for you. Below you will find his recommendations. It includes resources for middle school, high school, teacher recommendations, student recommendations, as well as his Top 10 Of All Time list.
Happy Book Hunting Everyone!
Dont forget to check out all of our local affiliates at http://www.coloradogifted.org/information/cagt-affiliates.html to see all of the GREAT upcoming events for 2011.
Looking to add some internet zest to your lesson planning?
Check out these Websites To Explore Over Winter Break 2010!
found and compiled by Dr. M.R.E. Richards