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

Scholar Celebrations: AP and National Merit, 2019-2020

Do you have a Scholar Celebration to share? Let us know at communications@gc-sage.org Advanced Placement Achievements 11 GCISD students earn AP Capstone Diploma 1 student earns AP Seminar and Research Certificate The AP Capstone Diploma program allows students to develop critical thinking, research, and presentation skills, both individually and as a team. Students conduct academic … Continue reading Scholar Celebrations: AP and National Merit, 2019-2020

GT Educator of the Month: Neely Carter, iUniversity Prep

The parent who nominated Mr. Carter wrote: "My ASPIRE 4th grader takes Accelerated 7/8th grade math via iUPrep. Mr. Carter is his iUPrep math teacher (he also had Mr. C in 3rd grade for Accelerated 6/7th grade math). Mr. Carter has gone above and beyond to ensure my child does not miss a single concept. … Continue reading GT Educator of the Month: Neely Carter, iUniversity Prep

Educator Grants for Baylor GT Conference: Get your 6-hour GT update + $25 gas card

Apply by Wednesday, Sept. 25!!! SAGE would like to provide up to 5 grants to GCISD teachers to cover the Baylor GT Conference registration fee PLUS a $25 gas card. Teachers may apply for the grant through next Wednesday, Sept. 25 using the form at https://forms.gle/6uk7evK3rSoQRAXs9 Baylor University will host its Fall GT Conference for … Continue reading Educator Grants for Baylor GT Conference: Get your 6-hour GT update + $25 gas card

Oct. 22 (PM) & Oct. 23 (AM): 2e Movie and discussion — and announcing our monthly 2e Support Group

Parents, Teachers, and the Community are invited to better understand Twice-Exceptionality during a free summer screening of "2e: The Movie" — hosted by the GCISD Department of Advanced Academics: TWO SHOWINGS IN OCTOBER 2019: October 22 @ 6:00 pm at GCISD Professional Development and Education Center (PDEC), 5800 Colleyville Blvd.October 23 @8:45 am at Heritage … Continue reading Oct. 22 (PM) & Oct. 23 (AM): 2e Movie and discussion — and announcing our monthly 2e Support Group

Oct. 17: SAGE Lunch & Learn: Advanced opportunities in the Humanities at GCISD

Info from the speaker Slides Book lists Link: AP Literature Reading List: 127 Great Books for Your Prep Advanced Placement (AP) List of Novels (14 page PDF). Download Grammar & Writing Study books: Kilgallon “Sentence Composing for Middle School”Kilgallon “Sentence Composing for High School”Degan “Crafting Expository Argument”Jeff Anderson "Patterns of Power" Details Learn from Jacqui Van … Continue reading Oct. 17: SAGE Lunch & Learn: Advanced opportunities in the Humanities at GCISD

Nov. 14, 2019: SAGE Gifted Pathways — Navigating Your Gifted Child from Kindergarten to College

SAGE Gifted Pathways is our fourth annual local mini-conference where you can learn about options and opportunities during a gifted child's journey through school. Our stellar keynote and breakout sessions are designed for: parents of students of any age; for educators; and for students in 5th-12th grades — bring your student! Pre-register Now: SAGE Members: FREE … Continue reading Nov. 14, 2019: SAGE Gifted Pathways — Navigating Your Gifted Child from Kindergarten to College

GT Educator Grant Recipients, August 2019

Our SAGE Board has awarded the following GT Educator Grants for August 2019! A grant toward registration and/or travel expenses — awarded to Dr. Cheryl Taliaferro, ASPIRE Liaison; Kameron Jones-Balsley, ASPIRE 6th Humanities; and Gypsy Mishoe, Advanced Academics Liaison — to present a session and to attend the National Association for Gifted Children 2019 Conference … Continue reading GT Educator Grant Recipients, August 2019

Oct. 5: Suds for SAGE – Fundraiser Social in Downtown Grapevine

On Saturday, October 5th, 2019, Hop and Sting Brewing Company will be hosting a fundraiser on behalf of SAGE. Come to the Taproom and Beer Garden located at 906 Jean Street in Grapevine from 1-5 pm to support SAGE! Purchase a custom pint glass for $10 and SAGE will receive part of the proceeds. The … Continue reading Oct. 5: Suds for SAGE – Fundraiser Social in Downtown Grapevine

Sept. 17: Argument-Driven Inquiry (ADI) instructional model demonstration

Download the presentation!Download Learn more about the Argument-Driven Inquiry (ADI) instructional model that is used in Grapevine-Colleyville ISD science classes. You will hear from Mr. Tony Zahn, GCISD Director of Science and Instructional Technology. You will participate in an actual ADI instruction so you can better understand how the science classes are taught to your … Continue reading Sept. 17: Argument-Driven Inquiry (ADI) instructional model demonstration