Related Organizations

JAGC is a local Affiliate of the Colorado Association for Gifted Children (CAGT). CAGT is the Colorado state Affiliate of the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC).

Other CAGT Affilates (available websites are noted below; their nearby public events are often also listed on JAGC's calendar):

Boulder Valley Gifted and Talented (BVGT)
Cherry Creek Association for Gifted and Talented (ChCAGT)
Denver Association for Gifted and Talented (DAGT)
Douglas County Association for Gifted and Talented (DCAGT)
Eagle County's Gifted Education Team (GET)
Four Corners Association for Gifted Children (4CAGT)

Northern Colorado Gifted Community (NOCO)
Pikes Peak Association for Gifted Students (PPAGS)
Summit Advocates for Gifted Education (SAGE)

A list of other gifted organizations can be found listed in JAGC's GT Links for Gifted Organizations.

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Multipotentialities

We had a wonderful seminar speaker in January 28, 2014 about Multipotentialites: Emilie Wapnick.

The handout is here.

A full list of slides and resources from her evening presentation at available at:

http://puttylike.com/parents/

Slides and resources from the January 29 professional development presentation made to educators are available at:

http://puttylike.com/teachers/

 

Besides Emilie's site, puttylike.com, you may also find these articles of interest:

Read about some examples of chlidren who have talents and interests in many areas in Tamara Fisher's August 11, 2010 article "Multipotentiality" on her blog, Unwrapping the Gifted.

Lisa Rivero speaks to "the stress and indecision of being well-rounded" in her Psychology Today article, "Multipotentiality: When High Ability Leads to Too Many Options".

The problem of many interests: in the article "Are You a Scanner?" by Barbara Sher says that "scanners often describe themselves as being hopelessly interested in everything

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