Welcome to CAG!
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 $10.00 a year or $50.00 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. Put CAG to work for you and join today!
Clean out your closets, attics, and basements and bring your unwanted items to Helping Hands. Ask friends who are moving, downsizing, or de-cluttering to donate on behalf of CAG. CAG has partnered with Helping Hands Community Thrift Store and Furniture Bank and we need your help to make it a success. Items should be gently used, clean, and free of rips or tears. The better the quality, the more CAG benefits. Your donation is tax deductible. Free furniture pick-up. LEARN MORE AND FIND THE 4 DROP OFF LOCATIONS.
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Senator Boucher was presented with CAG's 2013 Friend of the Gifted Award on November 21 at Westport Town Hall. Senator Boucher was recognized with this award because of her dedication to ensuring all Connecticut students achieve their full potential. She fought for an appropriate level of instruction for high achieving students, and gave a voice to advocates of personalized education for all students. Senator Boucher hopes to put special emphasis on math, science and engineering, recognizing the need for highly skilled workers in Connecticut in these STEM areas. [ more ]