Hello and welcome! Thank you for taking the time to visit the Adams 12 GT Parents Group website. This website was built and is maintained by parents of GT students in the Adams 12 school district to share information relevant to parents, students, administrators and others who are interested in GT resources in the Adams 12 school district. Please email us at email@example.com to let us know your thoughts.
Viviane Del Pizzo
2022-2023 President, A12GTPG
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Recommended by A12GTPG Parents
Are you knew to the world of GT? Did a new challenge surface with your GT student? Does what worked before no longer do the trick. Whether you're just starting to research GT topics or are a seasoned veteran, these short videos may provide some insight.
Especially for Parents and Care Givers New to GT
If you are new to the world of GT, the terminology and school processes can be confusing. Below are links to two short, locally produced videos that provide a place to start. For more information, check out our lists of books, articles, and websites.
What should I do now?
Tips for New Gifted and Talented (GT or TAG) Parents
What does it mean to be identified as Gifted and Talented?
A GT Overview
Weekly Live Talks & Library of Recordings
Colorado Association of Gifted and Talented (CAGT) hosts weekly free talks with gifted education experts from around the country. You can view the Conversations with CAGT live on Tuesdays at 5pm on their Facebook page or you can view past recordings. You'll find presentations from the best in the field of gifted education on a wide range of topics such as social emotional health, equity in gifted education, twice-exceptional learners, and more! This is a real treasure trove of information so please check it out!
Recordings of Online Presentations
The social, emotional and mental well-being of our students is central to their capacity to learn. The Building Healthy Communities ongoing event series will give you the information and skills you need to navigate the unique pathways of youth development with confidence.
Recordings of past presentations can be found on the Adams 12 Five Star Schools YouTube channel.
Supporting Our Students During Uncertain Times - 10/14/20
Understanding Youth Suicide - 12/9/21
Strengthening Relationships During Challenging Times - 2/24/22