Author: Tyler Clark

World Council for Gifted and Talented Children Teacher Education Position Paper Committee
Position Paper

Teacher Education Position Paper Committee

In November, we issued a call for applicants to work on a committee to draft a position paper on teacher education standards. We received 67 applications representing 30 different countries. We were pleased to see such great interest in this important topic. From these applications, 17 individuals were selected to

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World Council for Gifted and Talented Children 2020 New Year Update
WCGTC News

New Year Update 2020

As we ring in a new decade, I wanted to take a moment to thank you for your support of the WCGTC. You are vital to the success of our efforts to advocate for gifted individuals around the globe! We will soon be distributing a survey to all current members

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Teacher Standards Position Paper Committee
Position Paper

Teacher Educator Standards Position Paper Committee Application

In the most recent issue of the World Gifted newsletter, President Julia Link Roberts wrote: “A request from World Council members has been to develop a position paper on standards for teachers of gifted and talented children and young people. We will be soliciting members interested in working on this project. We

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World Gifted Newsletter 37(2)
World Gifted Newsletter

World Gifted 38(1) Now Available

Read the latest issue of World Gifted We are pleased to inform you that World Gifted 38(1) is now available. This issue highlights the 2019 World Conference, a letter from the President, an update from Headquarters, information about Gifted and Talented International, a reflection of the 2018 ECHA conference, and a thank

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Elections

2019 Executive Committee Election Results

The Executive Committee election began on April 8, 2019 and concluded April 22, 2019. There were four candidates on the ballot for three available spots. The candidates with the most votes (in alphabetical order) were Anies Al-Hroub (Lebanon), Margaret Sutherland (Scotland), and Eleonoor van Gerven (The Netherlands). Congratulations for being

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On-Campus Accommodations

We are happy to announce details about our on-campus accommodation option for the 2019 World Conference in Nashville. You may find details on the accommodations page at https://worldgifted2019.com/visiting-nashville/accommodations/. We look forward to seeing you in Nashville!

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Elections

Executive Committee Elections 2019 – 2023

Nominations for Executive Committee members are now open. Leonie Kronborg (Australia), Sue Prior (Hong Kong), Tracy Riley (New Zealand), and Julia Roberts (United States) will have two more years remaining in their term. Thus, nominees may not be from Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand, or the United States. Nominations must

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World Gifted Newsletter 37(2)
World Gifted Newsletter

World Gifted 37(2) Now Available

We are happy to announce that World Gifted 37(2) is now available. This issue includes information about the 2019 World Conference, a letter from the President, an update from Headquarters, information about Gifted and Talented International, and a thank you to each person who has donated to the WCGTC Scholarship Fund since

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