The KAGE Fall 2015 Workshop will be Tuesday, September 29 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington. Susan Assouline, Ph.D. will be the presenter, speaking on From a Nation Deceived to a Nation Empowered: Acceleration in Kentucky’s Schools. Held in conjunction with the KAGE Fall Workshop, the Issues for Leaders in Gifted Education and Parent Night will […]
Summer Opportunities of Interest to Gifted Students 2016
Summer Opportunities of Interest to Gifted Students 2016 is now available on the KAGE website. Webpages for each camp are hyperlinked on the pdf. Many of these camps have early registration deadlines, so contact them as soon as possible if you are interested. http://kagegifted.org/summercamps/Read More
Support KAGE with Kroger Community Rewards
It's easy to support KAGE and gifted education in Kentucky when you use your Kroger Plus card! All you have to do is enroll your Kroger Plus card with Kroger Community Rewards and select KAGE as your chosen organization. Kentucky is broken up into different regions, so read more http://kagegifted.org/donate/kroger/ about how you can enroll your card and easily find your region. What a great way to support KAGE. Thank you!
KAGE membership is essential now more than ever! Click below to download a timely column, "The Importance of Joining Your State Gifted Organization," by Dr. Julia Link Roberts and Tracy Ford Inman. Share with others!Read More
Gifted Education Op-Ed
Tracy Inman, KAGE President, and Tracy Cross wrote an excellent Op-Ed in the Lexington Herald. Read it HERE, and then do more to advocate for gifted education. Advocacy is so vital at the state and national levels.Read More
Make a Gift
Kentucky’s greatest resource isn’t coal… or horses… or tobacco… It’s our bright young people with gifted minds capable of solving longstanding problems in innovative ways. Learn more about how you can support talented young people by providing financial assistance for a brighter Kentucky.Read More
Closing the Excellence Gap op-ed
Julia Roberts, KAGE Board member, and Jonathan Plucker wrote a op-ed in the Louisville Courier-Journal (8/13/14) on making closing Kentucky's excellence gap a priority. Read it here and share with administrators and educations in your district.Read More
Can Gifted Education Survive the Common Core?
As Common Core gathers speed in forty-three states and DC, what does it mean for high-ability students and gifted-and-talented education? Some contend that higher standards for all mean gifted education is no longer necessary for some. Others insist that increasing the rigor of classes will automatically serve high achievers well. http://edexcellence.net/commentary/videos/can-gifted-education-survive-the-common-coreRead More