GT Educator of the Month: Jane Simmons, Heritage Elementary

The SAGE Member who nominated Jane Simmons wrote: "Jane ALWAYS does what it takes to make sure her GT kids have what they need to be successful. She works with the GT Specialist at HES on a regular basis to provide enrichment and extensions to all high achieving students she has. Jane as is intentional with … Continue reading GT Educator of the Month: Jane Simmons, Heritage Elementary

Jan. 16, 2020: Choosing Gifted and Advanced Placement high school classes

Click here to view the presentation in Google Slides. Post-Event Note: The online bit.ly Q&A on slide 15 was used during the session and is now closed. We will post answers to the questions posed during the session soon. If you have remaining questions, please contact your Counselor or contact president@gc-sage.org. Thursday, January 16, 2020Time: … Continue reading Jan. 16, 2020: Choosing Gifted and Advanced Placement high school classes

SAGE Calendar Preview: Winter 2019 to Spring 2020

SAGE GT Educator Grant Application Deadline November 22 – Apply at gc-sage.org. Recipients announced in December! SAGE / Campus GT Playdate - Dove Elementary – Nov. 15 – 3 pm – Dove Park SAGE / Campus GT Playdate - Colleyville Elementary – Nov. 20 – after school – Kidsville giftED 2019 — Annual Conference of … Continue reading SAGE Calendar Preview: Winter 2019 to Spring 2020

GT Educator of the Month: Timothy Spitsberg, CTMS ASPIRE Humanities 7th

The parent who nominated Mr. Spitsberg wrote: "My twice-exceptional 7th grader is in Mr. Spitsberg's Humanities class. He has gone above and beyond with a solution-focused mindset to engage and motivate my child in a subject that is not their favorite. Mr. Spitsberg's willingness to communicate with me and try a variety of strategies until we find success has increased my … Continue reading GT Educator of the Month: Timothy Spitsberg, CTMS ASPIRE Humanities 7th

2019 Fundraiser: Dave & Buster’s Power Cards

SAGE is selling Dave & Buster’s game cards — and 50% of your purchase will go toward grants, scholarships, and programs for gifted educators, students and parents. Nov. 7: Purchase deadlineNov. 14: Pick up your cards at SAGE 2019 Gifted Pathways eventAfter Nov. 14: We will deliver/mail any cards not picked up >>> Buy Now <<< Buying Options for … Continue reading 2019 Fundraiser: Dave & Buster’s Power Cards

GCISD Council of PTAs votes to establish the “Exceptional Children Committee”

The GCISD Council of PTAs established the Exceptional Children Committee with a vote during its August 2019 board meeting. The committee will make a huge difference for GCISD’s exceptional children who learn in ways that are the exception to the norm, with a learning difference of any kind, such as ADHD, Dyslexia, autism, giftedness, speech … Continue reading GCISD Council of PTAs votes to establish the “Exceptional Children Committee”