Author Archives: Nicole Nafziger


It’s cold outside, but the search for quality summer programs begins now! Karl Bunday, MCGT State Board Member At Large, will share his knowledge of various summer programs. After the overview and Q & A with Karl, the discussion will … Continue reading

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Minneapolis School Board Candidate Questions

NOTE: Minneapolis – PAALS sent out a questionnaire to all MPS School Board Candidates on the ballot in 2018. This was formatted similarly to the candidate questionnaire sent to candidates in 2014. Kimberly Caprini was the only candidate who responded to … Continue reading

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#NAGC18 Scholarships Available

MCGT Minneapolis – PAALs is offering scholarships to attend #NAGC18 Family Day on Saturday, November 17. We will provide 4 family scholarships, and 4 educator scholarships (educators can also attend any of the 150 sessions on Saturday.) This is a … Continue reading

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November 12 – 1st Chapter Meeting!

MCGT Minneapolis – PAALs chapter meeting and presentation by Wendi Schirvar – “Bringing the F-U….N Back Into Parenting” Join us for our first chapter meeting of the school year! MCGT Minneapolis – PAALs will provide updates and announcements, and then … Continue reading

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PAALs – Minneapolis is now MCGT – Minneapolis!

We are pleased to officially introduce Minneapolis MCGT PAALs (Parents Advocating for Advanced Learners). We are a parent group from various Minneapolis Public Schools, and have recently become a chapter of the Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented. Continue reading

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