Author: Tyler Clark

2021 World Conference – Proposals Now Open

We are excited to announce the opening of proposal submissions for the 2021 World Conference! Please carefully read the submission guide at https://worldgifted2021.com/submit. Note that with the shift to a virtual conference, our session details have changed, so it is very important to review the full guide. If you have any

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2021 Virtual WCGTC® World Conference - World Council for Gifted and Talented Children
2021 World Conference

Save the Dates – 2021 Virtual World Conference

Thank you to each person who shared their ideas on the survey we recently disseminated regarding the 2021 Virtual World Conference. We are pleased to announce that the World Conference will be held virtually over two consecutive weekends, July 31 – August 1 and August 7 – 8. We are still planning specifics

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Nominations Sought for WCGTC® President

The World Council for Gifted and Talented Children is calling for nominations for President to serve 2021 – 2025. Nominations are due by January 15, 2021. Submit your nomination at https://world-gifted.org/2021-president-nomination-form/. OverviewThe Executive Committee (EC) consists of seven members: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and three Members-at-Large. The Executive Administrator of Headquarters

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2021 Virtual WCGTC® World Conference
2021 World Conference

Share your ideas for the 2021 Virtual WCGTC® World Conference!

In September, we announced that the 2021 World Conference will be held in a virtual format. We are working to make plans to ensure the World Conference maintains a great opportunity to network with people from around the world who are invested in serving gifted and talented children. We are

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Proposed Bylaws Changes Approved

We are pleased to share that the Bylaws changes have been approved by the membership. We received 98.29% approval for the proposed changes. Thank you to all of our members who reviewed the proposed changes, cast their ballots, and shared comments with us. The Executive Committee will review these comments

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2019 World Council for Gifted and Talented Children World Conference - Nashville, Tennessee, USA
2021 World Conference

The 2021 World Conference is Moving Virtual

As the pandemic continues to bring uncertainty to place-based meetings in the near future, the WCGTC® Executive Committee has unanimously voted to transition the 2021 World Conference to a virtual format. While we certainly wish we could still meet together, we think it is important to ensure the safety of

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World Council for Gifted and Talented Children 2019 Annual Audit
Misc

2019 WCGTC Annual Audit

The World Council for Gifted and Talented Children has conducted an annual audit for 2018 and 2019, as required by section 12.11 of the Bylaws of the organization. Crowe LLP, an independent auditing firm in Louisville, KY, was contracted for the audit. The audit can be viewed at world-gifted.org/amember/content/f/id/66. You may

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Gifted and Talented International Volume 34 - Special Issue on Creativity in Gifted Education
GTI Journal

GTI Volume 34 Available Now

Volume 34 of Gifted and Talented International is now available! This special issue focused on Creativity in Gifted Education. Thank you to the guest editors, Barbara A. Kerr and M. Alexandra Vuyk for their work. This volume includes: Editorial Barbara Kerr and M. Alexandra Vuyk Issues and opportunities when using

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

Teacher Education Standards Position Paper Update 1

The Teacher Education Position Paper Committee is currently collaborating through the WCGTC Forum and is hard at work sharing content and stories about teachers and gifted education from their regions around the world. Some sample questions they are examining include: Describe how gifted and talented students are being served and

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