Category: WCGTC News

WCGTC President Election Results

Thank you to the Delegates who took the time to vote for the next WCGTC President. Voting for President closed on February 28 and Leslie Graves has been elected the next World Council President. The President serves as the Chief Executive of the World Council and is elected to a

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2013 World Conference Scholarship Deadline Extended

The WCGTC World Council Scholarship Fund will provide six (6) paid registrations for Graduate Students and Educators to attend the 2013 World Conference in Louisville, Kentucky USA. Scholarship applicants must be members of the World Council by the time of application and show evidence of need for support for the

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World Gifted December 2012 Newsletter now available online

The latest edition of the World Gifted newsletter is now available online. Go to the WCGTC website at www.world-gifted.org and click on the Publications tab. Members and non-members can view the most current newsletter. However, only members can view previous and archived editions. If your membership has lapsed please consider

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Affiliate Exhibit Space available at 2013 World Conference

Affiliate members with the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children are entitled to a free exhibit table at our 2013 World Conference in Louisville, Kentucky USA. Promote your organization to hundreds of conference participants by displaying at this important venue. To reserve a table space you must contact the

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Nominations Sought for WCGTC President

The World Council Elections Committee is seeking nominations for President of the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children. Current President Taisir Subhi Yamin is completing his four-year term and therefore a new President must be selected. The President chairs the World Conference and leads the work of the World

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2013 World Conference to be held in Louisville, Kentucky USA

The Executive Committee of the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC) is pleased to announce that the 20th Biennial World Conference “Celebrating Giftedness and Creativity” has been relocated to Louisville, Kentucky USA. The new dates for the conference will be August 10-14. The first day of the conference

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NZWCS cancels hosting 2013 World Conference

The World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC) regrets that the New Zealand World Conference on Gifted and Talented Children Society (NZWCS) has decided to cancel hosting our 2013 World Conference. The NZWCS notified the WCGTC of their decision October 1 saying they had failed to secure enough local

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Executive Committee Members Election Change

The WCGTC Executive Committee, in consultation with the Elections Committee, has been updating materials for the upcoming Presidential and Executive Committee Members elections. More about the elections will be forthcoming soon. In the meantime the EC wanted to alert the membership to a minor change in the EC Members election

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WCGTC Scholarships Available for 2013 World Conference

The WCGTC World Council Scholarship Fund will provide six (6) paid registrations for Graduate Students and Educators to attend the 2013 World Conference in Auckland, New Zealand. Scholarship applicants must be members of the World Council by the time of application and show evidence of need for support for the

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Information on hosting 2015 World Conference now available

Is your city or country interested in hosting the next WCGTC biennial World Conference? The WCGTC is now accepting “Expressions of Interest” for hosting the 2015 World Conference. This unique international event is held every two years during late July or early August. It brings together hundreds of leaders in

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