See You At the Polls – 2024 Voting Details

We have included videos from SAGE Conversations with Candidates on the public Facebook page. We also encourage you to watch the GCISD Council of PTAs forum to hear what all four candidates have to say about several key issues, including GT funding. Election Day is Saturday, May 4 @ 7am-7pm. Get more info about GT … Continue reading See You At the Polls – 2024 Voting Details

Momentum and Roadblocks: 2024 Spring Update

SAGE advocates for all GT Learners to have differentiated experiences for ongoing growth. Over the past two years, we have focused on issues based on hearing from many of you. The majority of our efforts fall into three key areas: Differentiation: Ensuring the District is aware of the positive impact of supporting the differentiated needs … Continue reading Momentum and Roadblocks: 2024 Spring Update

GCSAGE “Conversations with the Candidates for GCISD School Board — April 11, 2023

Don't miss this annual SAGE Event! It’s especially important for families of gifted & talented students in GCISD to recognize that our school board has sole oversight of our GT LEAD, ASPIRE, Advanced Academics, and accelerated math telescoping programs. School districts do not receive adequate designated state funding or any federal funding for gifted & … Continue reading GCSAGE “Conversations with the Candidates for GCISD School Board — April 11, 2023

GCSAGE Conversations with the Candidates

As a 501c3 nonprofit organization, GCSAGE does not favor, oppose, or endorse any Candidates. We strive to provide information to our Community about candidates who are seeking public office. Bookmark this page and follow us on social media @GCSAGE for updates. Register Here GCSAGE Conversations with the Candidates, a virtual meeting with the candidates for GCISD … Continue reading GCSAGE Conversations with the Candidates

Oct. 13, 2020: Conversations with the Candidates for GCISD School Board

As a 501c3 nonprofit organization, GCSAGE does not favor, oppose, or endorse any Candidates. We strive to provide information to our Community about candidates who are seeking public office. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Orswz8eUVwk Watch on YouTube | Watch on Facebook | Watch on Twitter October 13, 2020 — SAGE's "Conversations with the Candidates," a virtual event with the … Continue reading Oct. 13, 2020: Conversations with the Candidates for GCISD School Board

Great resource: “GT in the Time of COVID-19” from Gifted Education Family Network

How do GT students react or cope during a time of crisis?  What resources exist for parents to meet GT needs during this time, after basic survival and safety needs are met? The Gifted Education Family Network has complied a great list of resources that include acceleration, volunteering, and enrichment — plus 2e and basic resources. Click here to … Continue reading Great resource: “GT in the Time of COVID-19” from Gifted Education Family Network

[ Video ] GT question asked during the “For the Future” Candidates Forum, Jan. 2020

We always encourage SAGE Members to research candidates prior to voting. Below is a video clip of the question about Gifted Education that was asked during the "For the Future Candidates Forum - Northeast Tarrant County," held on January 29, 2020, and hosted by the Grapevine-Colleyville ISD Council of PTAs and Raise Your Hand Texas. … Continue reading [ Video ] GT question asked during the “For the Future” Candidates Forum, Jan. 2020

[ Archive ] Our 2019 advocacy for Gifted Education funding in Texas House Bill 3

The following announcements appear in reverse chronological order SENATE INTERIM CHARGES INCLUDE REVIEW OF IMPACT OF G/T ALLOTMENT REPEAL Source: https://www.txgifted.org/blog_home.asp?display=54 By: TXGiftedOn: 11/02/2019 09:56:08In: Announcements This week, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick released 116 Senate Committee charges to study in the interim before the 2021 legislative session, including one to review the impact of HB3 on G/T … Continue reading [ Archive ] Our 2019 advocacy for Gifted Education funding in Texas House Bill 3

[Archive] SAGE kids speak at the State Capitol on behalf of Texas’ gifted kids

In front of the Texas Senate Education Committee at the Capitol in Austin, two of SAGE's gifted students spoke about the importance of gifted education. Amelia Phoenix, 9, and Katie Warren, 13, of Grapevine Colleyville ISD testified April 25th, 2019, making the case to include the G/T allotment in House Bill 3. In response, Chairman … Continue reading [Archive] SAGE kids speak at the State Capitol on behalf of Texas’ gifted kids