​​​What's New on the KGTC Website?



                   








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​​See "Managing Summer the Enrichment Craze

"Kids' Brains Need More Downtime, Research Shows"

Gifted Education page (articles at bottom) 


6/16/2019


2019 - 2020 KGTC Mentor Program for Gifted Educators


Mentor Program Purpose:  To increase KGTC support for teachers who are new to working with gifted students, to increase awareness of KGTC across the state, and to increase the number of gifted advocates in Kansas. 


  KGTC is opening applications for both mentors and new gifted educators (mentees).  The program assigns an experienced gifted educator with one who has 0 - 3 years experience with gifted students and who has not attended a KGTC Conference in the past.


Click HERE for more information and regulations


MENTEE APPLICATION  - OPENING SOON             Deadline is Friday September 6, 2019


Mentors are needed!  By filling out the application to be a Mentor, you will be in a contact for the new educator for guidance, best practices, practical advice, and to act as a sounding board.


MENTOR APPLICATION  - OPENING SOON             Deadline is Friday September 6, 2019


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2019 KGTC Annual Conference

Dates:  October 13 & 14

Location:  Kansas State University 

Manhattan Kansas


Educator and Parent Registration is Now Open!

Click HERE for Information and Registration


Family Day Information and Student Storytelling Academy 

Information Now Available - Click title for more information


 


      Sunday Oct 13  Keynote Speaker            Monday Oct 14 Keynote Speaker

                       Lisa Van Gemert                                      Ginger Lewman

                          The Gifted Guru 

                    https://giftedguru.com                         https://gingerlewman.com










​         Keynote:  Letters to the Young Gifted          Keynote:  Creating Schools that

                                                                          Kindle the Inner Fires of Learning



 Students 
Are you looking for something to do with your friends?  Why not CREATE your own escape room?
 
    "101 Best Escape Room Puzzle Ideas"

    Gifted Education Page 

GIFTED ASSOCIATIONS


RESOURCES

Parents 
"A Middle School Survival Guide for Parents of Gifted Children"


Parents page  - Articles & Reports

National Association for Gifted Children


NEWS & ARCHIVES


KGTC 2018 Conference presentations are available under the Archive tab.


Educators 
Take the break you need and deserve!

 3 Reasons Why Teachers Should Take a Summer Break


When Teachers Take a Break We All Win


    Educators Page - Articles & Reports