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CAG supports you, as educators and parents, to meet the needs of Connecticut's gifted, talented, and high-potential children. Our mission is to help all children reach their full individual potential. We offer resources, information, and programs for students, parents, and educators. Please explore our website to learn how you can benefit from what CAG offers.

JOIN CAG! For only $25.00 a year or $100.00 for lifetime membership, you will have priority access to CAG's individual support; guidance on testing, assessment and educational options; vast network of resources; research-based information on all aspects of raising and educating gifted children; helpful tools and training; expert speakers; and more. Members also receive discounts for registration at Minds in Motion™ events and CAG conferences. Put CAG to work for you and join today!...

Latest Information

Register now for CAG CreativityCon!

Don't miss the CAG CreativityCon, on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Housatonic Community College,'Creative Thinking, Deeper Learning: A forum to energize creativity in education'. 

Dr. Susan Baum will deliver the Keynote Address, Creativity on a Silver Platter, as well as a breakout session. Dr. Joan Smutny will share Secrets of a Highly Inspiring Teacher and a breakout session on Creative Writing. CreativityCon will feature many other sessions on topics sure to get your creative juices flowing! CAG members receive a discount at registration. Learn more and register: http://www.cagcreativitycon.com/. Sponsored in part by the Summer Institute for the Gifted


UConn's Dr. Catherine Little Elected as NAGC Secretary

CAG congratulates Dr. Catherine Little, former CAG board member, on her recent election as Governance Secretary, Board of Directors of the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC). Upon being welcomed to the new role with the NAGC board, Catherine writes, "I have had the privilege of serving on the NAGC Board of Directors for the past several years, first as an at-large member and then as Treasurer. In those roles, I have gained an ever deeper appreciation for the commitment of our members and the significance of NAGC's work. [ more ]


Connecticut Association for the Gifted Announces Search for Board of Directors Member Experienced in Educational Leadership (School Principal)

CAG is seeking an individual to serve as a Board member who is currently a school principal or is in another educational leadership role, and who is committed to having the needs of gifted and high-potential children better served throughout the state. [ more ]


Connecticut Association for the Gifted Announces Search for Board of Directors Member with Gifted and Talented Teaching Experience

CAG is seeking an individual to serve as a Board member who is currently a teacher or coordinator in the field of gifted and talented education in CT, and who is committed to having the needs of gifted and high-potential children better served throughout the state [ more ]


Connecticut Association for the Gifted Announces Search for Board of Directors Member Experienced in Fund Development

To generate support for new and existing initiatives, CAG is seeking a board member experienced in Fund Development. [ more ]


Join Us For Our Minds In Motion 2016-2017 Season Events

Visit our Minds In Motion™ page to view our 2016-2017 season, with more events being planned all the time. Minds in Motion™ is CAG's signature enrichment event and offers exciting, fast-paced, interactive workshops for every child with every interest, Kindergarten – 8th grade. Adults can attend a keynote and thought-provoking, special-interest workshops, free of charge at every MIM™ event. Email programcoordinator@ctgifted.org to find out how you can host one in your town. 


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