Maryland Educators
of Gifted Students



The 2014 MEGS UPDATE is now available for viewing on our Newsletter page.


Professional Development Opportunity

The Learning Curve
NAGC Members have Access to FREE Webinars this Fall

NAGC is pleased to announce the following "free-to-member" Webinars on Wednesday launching this fall:

Oct. 1
Noon to 1 p.m. Eastern
NAGC: Leadership Directions and Priorities for 2015
Tracy L. Cross, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA; Paula M. Olszewski-Kubilius, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Oct. 15
Noon to 1 p.m. Eastern
Guiding Gifted Programming from a District Leadership Perspective
Dina Brulles, Paradise Valley Unified School District, Peoria, AZ; Lauri Kirsch, Hillsborough County Public Schools, Tampa, FL

Oct. 22
Noon to 1 p.m. Eastern
The Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Students
George Betts, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO; Tracy C. Missett, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA

Oct. 29
Noon to 1 p.m. Eastern
The Handbook of Secondary Gifted Education: New Curricular Strategies for Educators
Felicia A. Dixon, Ball State University, Muncie IN; Branson D. Lawrence, Jr., Carl Heine, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, Aurora, IL ; Ken Stuart, Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics, and Humanities, Muncie, IN

Registration will open soon.


Please join us for the 61st Annual NAGC Convention and Exhibition

November 13-16, 2014
Baltimore, MD

Registration information is available at:

  No Gifted Child Left Behind [Commentary]

The U.S. can't afford to ignore its gifted and talented students, especially now as we lag behind other countries in education.

Co-authored by the MEGS Executive Director, Helaine Zinaman

Read the article >>

2013 MEGS Spring Dinner (download .pdf)
Partnering with Families to meet the unique needs of Culturally Diverse Gifted Students. A Conversation with the Maryland Educators of Gifted Students

Dr. Joy Lawson Davis, Presenter
April 29, 2013


Donna Albrecht (Prince George's County)
Harry Cook (Baltimore County)
Robert Schwab (Howard County)
  Two new excellent resources have been developed by the NAGC (National Association for Gifted Children)

One is an Administrator Toolbox about gifted education and the other is Unlocking Emergent Talent: Supporting High Achievement of Low-Income, High-Ability Students.

See our Resources page for the links and descriptions of each.

Exciting Gifted and Talented Events and MEGS Advocacy


The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Annual Convention will be held in Baltimore, Maryland at the Baltimore Convention Center in November, 2014!






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