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NEW!   International Research Study on 21st Century Skills

​​The study investigates the impact of family and personal dimensions on 21st Century Skills. The questionnaire takes about 15 minutes to complete. Please click on the link below and complete the questionnaire by Friday, December 2, 2020. Thank you for your participation in this scientific study


2020-03-20   AP Updates for Schools Impacted by Coronavirus   APCentral.collegeboard.org


2020 Winter MissouriGAMbit: Official Publication of the Gifted Association of Missouri  


2020-01-25 We need STEAM, Not STEM Education, To Prepare Our Kids For the 4th Industrial Revolution                  Bernard Marr/Forbes.com


2019-11 Kansas State Department of Education Report on the Idenfification of Underrepresented Populations for Gifted Services in Kansas  (this is a link to download the report)


2019-08-15 Should We Bring Back Cursive, or Is It Irrelevant in our Technology-Driven World? 

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2019-02-28  Gifted Boy Tells Educators to Rethink Teaching Practices   Faisal Masudi/Gulf News Education 


2019-03-08  Gifted Education Receives The Death Sentence in Texas   Meredith Austin/medium.com


2018-09-13 Dollars to the Classroom  TallmanKASB.blogspot.com


2018-09-11 Missouri Legislature Considers STEM Requirements  Gifted Association of Missouri


2018-08-15 Poll Results on Attitudes Towards Gifted Education  Institute for Educational Advancement


2018-08-09 What is ESSA's New School-Spending Transparency Requirement, and How Will It Work?  Education Week


2018-07-30 In Memoriam, Dr. James T. Webb  July 27, 2018


2018-04-20  Facility of the Month: Pushing the Boundaries of Education Design   School Construction News


2018-01-19  Kansas’ ESSA plan approved by U.S. Department of Education   Kansas State Department of Education


2017-11-30 Grandview Gifted Class Wins Fourth Battle of the Brains  Kansas City Star


2016-03-09 Gifted Students Shadow Lawmakers   Topeka Capital Journal  cjonline.com


2016-02-09 Kansas Drops Bill to Remove Gifted Children from Special-Ed Status  Wichita Eagle


2016-05-19 Do We Really Need to Fund Gifted Programs?  Education Commission of the States


2015-01-06 'Battle of the Brains' brings students' ideas to life at Union Station's Science City    Kansas City Star


2015-11-10  USD 204 gifted students on top again in Battle of Brains    Basehor Sentinal