SAGE’s 2017 Senior Scholarship awarded to Lauren Edwards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Supporting and Advocating for Gifted Education is pleased to announce the 2017 recipient of the SAGE Senior Scholarship for $1,000. SAGE is a support group in Grapevine-Colleyville that collaborates with parents and educators to ensure that gifted children in our community reach their fullest potential. Lauren Edwards of Colleyville, class of 2017 of Grapevine … Continue reading SAGE’s 2017 Senior Scholarship awarded to Lauren Edwards

May 22: Parent Panel: Ask your questions about raising gifted kids

SAGE Members are invited to the SAGE General Meeting on Monday, May 22, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Feedstore BBQ. We will have a panel of experienced SAGE parents ready to answer any questions you may have, from “Is this normal?” to “How do I get my campus to work with me on ___?” … Continue reading May 22: Parent Panel: Ask your questions about raising gifted kids

ADVOCACY: Your calls worked! Gifted funding is *back* in the bill!

Updated April 23, 2017, 10 a.m. This page will be updated as we know more information. Scroll to the bottom of this page for an overview of this topic. Great news!! Texas Association for the Gifted & Talented informed us on Friday that thanks to your amazing advocacy efforts, the Senate Education Committee will amend Senate … Continue reading ADVOCACY: Your calls worked! Gifted funding is *back* in the bill!

Spring 2017 Educator Grants

SAGE is proud to provide scholarship opportunities for classroom teachers or administrators who support these teachers to attend conferences. This semester's SAGE grant awardees are: Tonya McEnery, assistant principal of Bransford Elementary, receives a grant to attend the Depth & Complexity Summer Conference. Cheryl Taliaferro, Ph.D., GT independent studies and ASPIRE humanities teacher at Cross … Continue reading Spring 2017 Educator Grants

VIDEO April 18: School Board Candidate Forum

SAGE hosted a forum featuring the four candidates on the ballot for the Spring 2017 Grapevine-Colleyville ISD School Board election. The forum focused on topics pertinent to gifted and talented students. The forum was Tuesday, April 18, 2017, starting at 6:30 pm at the Professional Development and Education Center (PDEC), at 5800 Colleyville Blvd., in the Panther … Continue reading VIDEO April 18: School Board Candidate Forum

2017 Summer Camp Guide for Gifted and Talented Students

SAGE has compiled our annual guide for summer camps that could challenge and inspire your gifted student: Summer Program Age Suitable   website Explore Horizons K-6th flyer www.explore-horizons.com Tarrant County College K-6th flyer www.tcd.edu GCISD Summer Enrichment K-6th flyer 1 and flyer 2 www.gcisd-k12.org/summerenrichment Use this code to enroll in GT options: SEGT2017 Ignite at E.A. … Continue reading 2017 Summer Camp Guide for Gifted and Talented Students