Kansas Definition of Gifted

"Gifted" as defined in K.A.R. 91-40-1(cc) means performing or demonstrating the potential for performing at significantly higher levels of accomplishment in one or more academic fields due to intellectual ability, when compared to others of similar age, experience and environment.

Board of Directors

The Executive Board of KGTC is elected by the members on an alternating year schedule.  Region Directors and Committee Chair positions are appointed.


KGTC Non-Profit Status

KGTC is designated as a 501(c)(3) by the Internal Revenue Service and is registered with the Kansas Secretary of State as a not-for-profit organization.  KGTC is officially affiliated with the National Association of Gifted Children. 

Governing Documents

KGTC uses its Constitution to guide the operation of the organization, its members, and its day to day operations.   Use the button below to view the KGTC Constitution.



Membership is open to any individual with an interest in Kansas Gifted Education.  Members are required to register every year and pay the membership fee.  


Newsletters and Meeting Minutes

Access president's newsletters and meeting minutes from KGTC annual conventions, and board meetings.


KGTC Regions

Click the Region name for specific information
and contacts for each KGTC  region.

NW Region 1

NC Region 2

NE Region 3

SW Region 4

SC Region 5

SE Region 6

Advocacy Awards

2021 Dr. Reva Friedman Honorary Advocacy Award

2019:  Bev Fink  Honorary Advocacy Award

Blue Valley Parent Advocates for Gifted Education   Group Advocacy Award

  Jenni Howard    Advocacy in Teaching Award

2014 Practices Survey

2014 Current Practices Survey Report Summary

2014 Current Practices Survey Results Full Report 

Did you know? KGTC is the only statewide advocacy group for gifted youth in Kansas.