THE MISSION OF THE GEORGIA ASSOCIATION FOR GIFTED CHILDREN IS TO ADVOCATE FOR GIFTED CHILDREN AND YOUTH BY WORKING WITH EDUCATORS, PARENTS, POLICY-MAKERS, AND THE COMMUNITY TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE GIFTED.
For more information, see About GAGC
Annual Awards: Every year at the annual convention, GAGC recognizes outstanding students, parents. educators, and leaders. Nominations are accepted from October through December. To view the list of the award categories and the 2014 recipients, go to Awards.
The Margaret Bynum Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to teachers of gifted students participating in professional development related to gifted Education.
WHO ARE THE GIFTED IN GEORGIA?
Gifted Student - a student who demonstrates a high degree of intellectual and/or creative ability(ies), exhibits an exceptionally high degree of motivation, and/or excels in specific academic fields, and who needs special instruction and/or special ancillary services to achieve at levels commensurate with his or her abilities. For more information see State Board of Education Rule 160-4-2-.38