New Editorial Team Selected for GTI Journal

The World Council Executive Committee has endorsed the new editorial team for their Gifted and Talented International (GTI) Journal for 2015 – 2017.  The new Editor will be Barbara Kerr, PhD (University of Kansas, USA). Associate Editors will be: Megan Foley-Nicpon, PhD (University of Iowa, USA), Leonie Kronborg, PhD (Monash

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New GTI Journal Volume 28 Double Issue Now Available Online

The latest edition of the WCGTC Gifted and Talented International Journal, Volume 28, Nos. 1 & 2, is now available at the WCGTC website. To view go to the Publications link at www.world-gifted.org. Both members and non-members can view the newest issue online, however only WCGTC members (when logged in to the website)

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New GTI Journal and World Gifted Newsletter Now Available Online

The latest editions of the WCGTC Gifted and Talented International Journal and the World Gifted Newsletter are now available at the WCGTC website. GTI contains recent research in the field of gifted education, while World Gifted includes new country reports and information about the 20th biennial World Conference in Louisville.

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New WCGTC Delegate Selection Underway

WCGTC Delegate selection has started. WCGTC Headquarters will send selection instructions to the Delegate currently designated in charge of the in-country election. If no Delegate is listed in charge then the members from within a country shall determine who is responsible and ask for nominations. (If you would like to

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World Conference Hotel Rooms Expiring Soon!

The Galt House Hotel and Convention center is filling up fast for the World Conference in Louisville. If you have not already made your hotel reservation please do so soon to guarantee your room. The link for the reduced rates can be found on the special World Conference website at

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WCGTC Announces 2013 World Conference Awards

The WCGTC Scholarship & Awards Committee has reviewed the nominations and announced the four World Conference Awards that will be officially presented at the 2013 World Conference in Louisville. The World Council Distinguished Service Award has been awarded to Joyce VanTassel-Baska. Todd Lubart and Peter Csemerly have each been selected

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2015 World Conference to be held in Denmark

The WCGTC Executive Committee has selected Odense, Denmark as the host of the 21st biennial World Conference. The proposed dates are August 10-14, 2015. Odense is the third largest city in Denmark and is connected by train to the capital city Copenhagen. Odense is the hometown of the renowned fairytale

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WCGTC Executive Committee Election results

Thank you to the WCGTC members who took the time to vote in the Executive Committee Election. The voting for four new EC members closed on May 15. The newly elected EC members are Julia Roberts, USA, Denise de Souza Fleith, Brazil, Leonie Kronborg, Australia, and Humphrey Peter Ouko Oborah,

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World Conference Scholarships Awarded

The WCGTC Scholarship & Awards Committee has awarded five World Conference registration scholarships for the 2013 World Conference in Louisville, KY USA. The recipients are: Karen Bendelman, Uruguay; Matthew Edinger, USA and United Kingdom; Soha Elzalabany, Egypt; Bishop Noe Nzeyimana, Burundi; and Laura Swan, New Zealand. The scholarships will cover

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