Help Celebrate “Gifted Education Week” in Kentucky!

GIFTED EDUCATION WEEK Proclamation Signing, February 15, 2012, Join the Kentucky Association for Gifted Education at noon in the Capitol Rotunda when February 19 – 25, 2012 is proclaimed Gifted Education Week in Kentucky.  Take advantage of being in Frankfort by arranging for students to watch state government in action.  This is appropriate for all gifted students Read More…

Students Encouraged to Apply for Kentucky Next-Generation Student Council

[fblike] In order to gain valuable feedback from Kentucky students and to engage student leaders in learning by doing, Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday has created the Next-Generation Student Council. This group will meet with the commissioner and Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) staff, both in person and virtually, to discuss how decisions made at the state level Read More…

Academy Executive Director Julia Roberts Receives State Group’s William T. Nallia Award

[fblike] Dr. Julia Roberts, executive director of The Center for Gifted Studies and the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU, is the recipient of the Kentucky Association of School Administrators‘ 2011 William T. Nallia Award. She was presented with the award Oct. 14 at WKU by KASA’s Vice President Paul Mullins, principal at LaRue Read More…

Kentucky Education Commissioner to Host Twitter Town Hall

[fblike] Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday will participate in the first-ever #AskDocH Twitter Town Hall on Thursday, October 6, from 4 to 5 p.m. ET. The town hall also will be presented live on the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE’s) webcast channel. Beginning today, Twitter users can submit questions to Commissioner Holliday using the hashtag #AskDocH. “Communications is a Read More…

Berta Seminar Oct. 24-25 to Feature Expert in Gifted Education

Thanks to generous support from The Berta Excellence in Education Fund, Dr. Tom Hébert, author of Understanding the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Students and nationally recognized expert in gifted education from the University of Georgia, will share his expertise Oct. 24-25 in Bowling Green. The Center for Gifted Studies at WKU will host two presentations by Dr. Read More…