Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE)
The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE), officially organized in 1979, is a non-profit volunteer group of parents, teachers, administrators, other educators, and all citizens interested in being advocates for appropriate educational opportunities for gifted and talented youth in Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE).
Center for Gifted Studies
Western Kentucky University's Center for Gifted Studies provides educational opportunities and resources for gifted students, their parents and educators. Of particular interest is The Challenge, an excellent publication published by the center and provided free of charge via their website.
National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)
This website is a wonderful resource for parents and educators who want to learn more about children who have unique gifts and talents. As the name applies this is the national association that many refer to when researching standards, best practices and other facets of giftedness.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
SENG was formed in 1981 to bring attention to the unique emotional needs of gifted children. It now provides a wealth of information and resources as well as a forum for adults who raise and educate gifted children.
Hoagies' Gifted Education
This is one of the most popular sites for finding information about gifted children and education. It is loaded with articles, resources, books and links for educators, parents and others who are interested in learning more about giftedness.
Some gifted children have learning disorders, learning disabilities, or attention difficulties. These students are considered to be twice-exceptional, hence the name 2E for this newsletter. This site provides parents and educators with information about raising and educating 2E students with emphasis on their unique social and emotional needs.
Duke Gifted Letter
This online quarterly newsletter provides timely and practical information on the educational and social-emotional challenges that families of gifted children encounter. Typical article topics:
- Talent Development
- Educational Strategies
- Tests and Testing
- Social-Emotional issues
- Educational Products & Tips
DUKE Educational Opportunity Guide
This comprehensive online directory of educational programs is designed to inform students, parents, and educators about the numerous educational opportunities available for gifted students. The site includes detailed information on over 400 programs located throughout the nation and abroad. Programs featured:
- Academic year and summer programs
- College-credit programs
- Drama, music, and visual arts programs
- International travel and study programs
- Governor's schools and residential high schools
- Academic competitions and activities