KAGE Annual Conference 2016


MARK YOUR CALENDARS for the KAGE 36th Annual Conference February 22-23, 2016 in Lexington at the Marriott Griffin Gate. Please join us as we celebrate 36 years of advocacy and service for Kentucky’s gifted children and youth.  The KAGE Conference will feature two days of presentations from national and state experts on topics and exhibits of interest to educators and parents of gifted children. We are excited to have JONATHAN PLUCKER, Ph.D., prominent policy and talent development scholar, and the inaugural Julian C. Stanley Professor of Talent Development at Johns Hopkins University, and SALLY KRISEL, Ed.D., President-Elect of the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), and Director of Innovative and Advanced Programs for Hall County Schools in Georgia, as keynote speakers. 

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION – Exhibitors are an important part of the KAGE Annual Conference.  Companies and organizations have the opportunity to offer their products or services to educators and parents of high-ability students. Exhibitors will be recognized in the conference program, and time will be allotted for conference participants to visit exhibit displays each day.  Click HERE for more information about being an Exhibitor at the KAGE 36th Annual Conference.

What to look forward to:
• Monday Half-Day Sessions
• Tuesday Concurrent Sessions
• Administrators Institute
• An Evening for Parents
• Creativity Night
• Service and Advocacy Awards
• KAGE Distinguished Student Awards
• Graduate & Undergraduate Poster Session
• and more!

• Hotel Information
• List of Exhibitors
• Making a Case to Your Supervisor
• Possible Funding Sources

Special planned events include an Administrators InstituteCreativity NightAn Evening for Parents, and much more!

Effective Instructional Leadership (EILA) and Conference Credit available.

The KAGE Service and Advocacy Awards, which provide recognition of exceptional service and/or advocacy in support of educating Kentucky’s gifted and talented children, and the Distinguished Student Award will be presented at the Conference.

We look forward to seeing you in Lexington in 2016!

last updated  12/01/2015