Lisa Yee

Author of award winning Young 

Adult literature

Millicent Min, Girl Genius

DC Superhero Girls

American Girl, Girl of the Year





Dr. Del Siegle

University of Connecticut

and Director of the 

National Center of Research on Gifted Education



AAGC Virtual Conference has ended!

Can you see yourself with AAGC Swag? Don't forget to purchase your T-shirt (long or short sleeve), sweatshirt, coffee mug, mask, and/or tote bag! Click here to order!


SESSION RECORDINGS

Thank you to the conference team, AAGC Executive Council and to you, the participants, for helping to make the first ever virtual conference a huge success! The bonus to this virtual side is that you have access to all session recordings for the next 30 days on the virtual conference platform. Click the link and enter your password to review anything you missed or to re-watch what you loved!

Reminder for the login:   https://www.virtualeventplace.com/AAGC2020

After 30 days, we will have these recordings on the AAGC website.

REMINDER: Recorded sessions with Lisa Yee will only be available until Dec 31, 2020.

If you are in need for the agenda for your Power School upload - here it is - https://alabamagifted.org/resources/Documents/AAGC%20Conference%202020_Program%20Schedule.pdf


PD CERTIFICATES are being prepared and will be sent out soon. 

Upcoming events

    • July 20, 2021
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom
    Register

    PD WEBINAR SERIES, July 20, 2021, 6:00 pm CT

    Beth Bero

    July 20, 2021 will be the 52nd anniversary of man's first step on the Moon. Join Beth Bero, Madison City Gifted Educator and AIAA 2020 Exemplary Educator and learn how you can share a love of space and the night sky with your students and your school! We will discuss how to partner with local astronomy clubs and access help from NASA to introduce your students to the night sky and even run a "Space Week" at your school.


    Beth Bero is currently a gifted specialist at Horizon Elementary School in Madison City Schools but has taught gifted at Dunbar Sixth Grade Center in Tampa, Florida.  She has earned many honors and awards, including her National Boards Teacher Certification in Gifted. However, one of her most current awards is the 2020 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Educator Achievement Award for “instilling a sense of wonder in students through curiosity-based learning and for her four-decade-long service to the community as an educator.”






    • October 13, 2021
    • (CDT)
    • October 15, 2021
    • (CDT)
    • Marriott Hwy 280 in Birmingham, Alabama
    Register

    The Alabama Association for Gifted Children state conference will be held on October 13 - 15, 2021 at the Birmingham Marriott hotel in Birmingham, Alabama from 8:00 AM -3:00 PM.  This will be an in-person conference and our attendees will be excited to visit your booth and learn about your company through our app.

    Our keynote speaker  Thursday is Ginger Lewman.  She will present "The Future is Here: Flying Cars, Industry Automation and Education". Ms. Lewman will inspire educators of gifted and high ability learners with ways to implement project/problem based learning, makerspaces and technology integration.

    Our keynote speaker Friday is Colin Seale, educator turned attorney who will motivate our attendees with his presentation "The Equity Case for Prioritizing Gifted Education at a Moment of Reckoning".

    Exhibitors/Vendors space is limited, so register today to join us! The deadline for registration is September 27, 2021.

    Exhibitors/Vendors may choose to advertise in our conference app.  The App Sponsorship package details can be accessed  here.  The deadline for App Contracts is September 30, 2021.

    • October 13, 2021
    • 7:30 AM (CDT)
    • October 15, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (CDT)
    • Marriott on Hwy 280 Birmingham, Alabama
    Register

    October 13 - 15, 2021

    Marriott on Highway 280, Birmingham, Alabama

    Wednesday - all day and half day workshops (boxed lunch included)  Choose from all day or morning and afternoon sessions. (pre-select from list)

    Our keynote speakers are Ginger Lewman and Colin Seale.  Ginger Lewman will be presenting on Thursday, "The Future is Here," featuring project/problem-based learning, maker-spaces, technology integration, and working with gifted and highly capable learners.  Friday, former educator turned attorney, Colin Seale will also be joining us, presenting "The Equity Case for Prioritizing Gifted Education at a Moment of Reckoning," surely to be a motivational experience for our attendees.

    See attached flyer for full schedule.


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