2014 MCGT Annual Conference – Call for Presenters

mcgt conference

The date has been set and a keynote speaker has been selected for the 2014 Annual MCGT Conference, co-sponsored by MCGT and the University of St. Thomas. This year we’ll again be at the University of St. Thomas’ Minneapolis downtown campus at 11th St. and LaSalle Ave. There will be break-out sessions on a...
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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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MCGT Chapter and Parent Group Contacts Meeting

Chapter Event

The annual MCGT Chapter and Parent Group Contacts Meeting will be held Saturday, September 20th from 10am-noon at the Edina Library 5280 Grandview Square Edina, MN Room: Edina Meeting Room Here is a map link: Here is a map link https://www.google.com/maps/place/Edina+Library/@44.908081,-93.356102,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x7aa9dbc4734764ec?hl=en-US Who should attend? * Chapter contacts, folks on the chapter boards/leadership committees, representatives from every...
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Gifted, Creative, and Talented Education conference

Gifted, Creative, and Talented Education conference

Dr. Karen Westberg, University of St. Thomas Professor on the Gifted and Talented announces an Education Conference “Be Practical: Finding and Developing Gifts and Talents”, September 26, 2014.  Details: What: Gifted, Creative, and Talented Education conference “Be Practical: Finding and Developing Gifts and Talents”When: Friday, September 26, 2014, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.Where: University of...
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MCGT Homeschool Chapter Meeting 21 July 2014

Homeschool chapter meeting

The MCGT Homeschool Chapter will meet in Edina Community Center, room 329 (east side of third floor), from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. MEETING AGENDA: Welcome and Introductions Old Business - MHA Conference – Sept 14, 2014 – Call for volunteers/sign up - Homeschool Chapter Connection with STAR – oversight/overlap in positions/attendance at MCGT homeschool meetings...
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Snazztastic Event June 13, 2014

Snazztastic Event June 13, 2014

TLC is happy to announce our newest event! EVENT SUMMARY: DATE: Friday, June 13th, 2014 TIME: 6:30-8:00pm LOCATION: Room 350 Edina Community Center 5701 Normandale Rd, Edina, MN 55424 THEME: SPACE: THE FINAL FRONTIER! FEE: We recommend a $5 donation per child attending. EVENT DETAILS: The theme of this event is space! We will...
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Graphic Designer needed

Graphic Designer needed

Join the team that creates this terrific newsletter! We’re looking for a creative volunteer to fill the important position of Graphic Designer for Outlook’s five issues a year. Each issue takes 6-12 hours to create, depending on size and complexity. Using MS-Publisher or Adobe InDesign, you will lay out each issue of the newsletter using articles,...
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Hormel Gifted and Talented Education Symposium

Hormel Gifted and Talented Education Symposium

June 9-12, 2014, in Austin, MN Registration is now open for the sixth annual Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium—a collaboration between the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), the Hormel Foundation and Austin School District. Invited speakers include many of the field’s finest regionally, nationally and internationally known presenters, focusing on foundational knowledge,...
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