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2016 ITAG Conference Logo2016 ITAG Annual Conference: Nurturing the Whole Gifted Child

Call for Proposals Extended Until April 30

There is still time to submit your proposal for a breakout session for the 2016 ITAG Conference.  Make plans now to join us on Monday and Tuesday, October 17 & 18, for the 2016 Annual Conference: Nurturing the Development of the Whole Gifted Child at the Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport Conference Center. Click here for more information and the proposal form.


US_Capitol_from_NWCurious about what ESSA means for gifted education in your district and in Iowa?

The gifted community has been celebrating the inclusion of gifted education in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the federal education bill that replaces No Child Left Behind. Now, along with the celebrating, it’s time to begin the advocacy work.  What do you need to know about ESSA and gifted education? What can you do as an advocate in your district or in Iowa? NAGC has two documents that will get you started:

– Review the NAGC action planning suggestions.

Microsoft Word - ITAG newsletter Winter final HKP.docThe 2016 ITAG Winter Newsletter is now available. Click here to download the issue.