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Oct 31 – Nov 6, 2021: Gifted and Talented Youth Week

A Call to Action: A Call to Action: Supporting Equity, Diversity and Access for Gifted Students is a summary of research and action steps developed by The Association for the Gifted division of the Council for Exceptional Children. MCGT has voted to endorse this document and are providing a copy to each of you. We would like you to consider who in your circle of influence –  teachers, administrators, gifted coordinators, school board members –  would benefit by receiving a copy of this document. 

Advanced Coursework Equity Act. Sponsored by Senator Cory A. Booker (D-NJ)Endorsed by The Association for the Gifted, AASA – the School Superintendents Association, the Council for Exceptional Children, The Education Trust, the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, the National Association for Gifted Children, the National Association of Elementary School Principals, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, the National Black Child Development Institute, the National Center for Learning Disabilities, the National College Attainment Network, the National Education Association, SPAN Parent Advocacy Network, and UnidosUS

The Advanced Coursework Equity Act would establish an $800 million competitive grant program for states and school districts to increase the enrollment and performance of underrepresented students in advanced courses and programs.

MCGT is Partnering with the G Word MCGT is pleased to be a part of the Partnership Network for the G Word.
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National Public Policy – Jacob Javits Gifted & Talented Student Education Act