Welcome to MCGT!

Welcome to MCGT!

The Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented (MCGT) is a support and advocacy organization for parents and educators of gifted children. MCGT publishes a bi-monthly newsletter, hosts a member-only email discussion list, sponsors an annual state conference with special children’s programs, conducts monthly CHAT Nights and occasional topical seminars, promotes advocacy at all levels...
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CHAT Night 23 April 2015 in Prior Lake

SPAN (Synergy/SAGE Parent Action Network, also known as the Prior Lake/Savage chapter of MCGT) will have its last meeting of the school year on Thursday April 23, 2015 at 7pm in the WestWood Media Center. 5370 WestWood Drive SE Prior Lake, MN 55372 The meeting will be a CHAT (Connect, Help, Advocate, Talk) night...
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2015 Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium

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Pre-Conference: June 7, 2015 Administrator Day: June 8, 2015 General Symposium: June 8-11, 2015 For complete details visit http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/StuSuc/GiftEd/059387 The Seventh Annual Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium provides an opportunity for educators, administrators, counselors, psychologists, school board members and parents to gain a greater understanding of the unique needs of gifted and...
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Homeschool Chapter meeting April 20, 2015

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On Monday, April 20 the MN Council for the Gifted & Talented will meet at the Edina Community Center.  The topic this month is “Extracurricular Activities for G&T Students.”  Also at this meeting we will be accepting nominations for the next Board of the MCGT Homeschool Chapter.  Please come and network, share your experiences, ideas and questions...
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St. Croix Valley Chapter Meeting 26 March 2015

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Kathy Geary of the MCGT board will speak Thursday 26 March 2015 in Stillwater on the topic “Advocacy versus Adversary.” When: Thursday March 26 6:30pm Where: Stillwater Junior High School 523 Marsh St W Stillwater, MN 55082 Guest speaker Kathy Geary is a MCGT Board member who’s primary focus of work on the MCGT...
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Prior-Lake Savage Chapter Meeting 24 March 2015

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SPAN’s next meeting will take place on Tuesday March 24 at 7pm in the WestWood Media Center. Westwood Elementary School 5370 WestWood Drive SE Prior Lake, MN 55372 The meeting will feature Katy Hallberg, former high school math teacher and gifted specialist, who will speak on underachievement. Teacher CEU certificates will be available. Katy...
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March 2015 Homeschool Chapter Meeting

Homeschool chapter

On Monday, March 16 the Homeschool Chapter of MN Council for the Gifted & Talented will meet at the Edina Community Center.  The topic this month is Language Arts Curriculums – which ones are best for gifted students?  Please bring your curriculum samples to share if you wish, or just come and share your experiences, ideas...
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