KAGE Fall Workshop 2019

Join KAGE and Antonia (Toni) Szymanski, PhD, on Monday, September 23 in Lexington to learn about Classroom Management for Gifted Students. More information coming soon.

kage slider fall2019

KAGE Distinguished Student 2019

KAGE congratulates DANIEL RATLEY (GRAYSON COUNTY SCHOOLS), the KAGE Distinguished Student 2019. Daniel is pictured here with Toddie Adams, KAGE President, and Lynette Baldwin, KAGE Executive Director. Read more about the Distinguished Student Award HERE. KAGE thanks KHEAA for their support. 

slider student2019

KAGE Service & Advocacy Awards 2019

KAGE congratulates the 2019 Service & Advocacy recipients:  DR. JIM FLYNN, DR. DEANNA MILLER (with KAGE Ex. Dir. Lynette Baldwin), and SALLY MALONEY. Read more about these award recipients at KAGEGIFTED.ORG/AWARDS.

awards2019 slide

KAGE Foundation Professional Learning Opportunity

Looking for quality professional learning opportunities for your educators, administrators, counselors, or parents? CLICK HERE to find out how you can stretch your professional development budget, with 100% of proceeds going to the KAGE Foundation!

kage pd slider

Gifted Ed Proclamation Ceremony 2019 Student Remarks

Thank you to Sydney Wheeler (The Gatton Academy) and Lori Porter (Craft Academy for Excellence in Science & Mathematics) for speaking at the 2019 Gifted Education Proclamation Ceremony in Frankfort February 6. You can read their speeches HERE.

Read More

KAGE Foundation Professional Development Learning

Are you looking for quality professional learning opportunities for your educators, administrators, counselors, or parents, and trying to stretch an almost nonexistent professional development budget? Do we have a deal for you! Experts in our state and beyond have volunteered their services to provide professional learning experiences, tailoring the material to fit your audience and purpose.

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!

Get Involved

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-core

Read More