Sunday, May 28, 2017

about masthead


IAGC brochure! Get page 1 and page 2. Print 2-sided with landscape format. Then fold into thirds with the children and globe as the front panel for a brochure that can be handed out to parents, educators, or other interested community members.

iagcIAGC Video: THE GIFTED EDUCATION STORY - Partnering for Better Education of Highly Able Learners



IAGC board members, committee chairs, members, and office staff:

  • Publish a newsletter, The Courier, which is published twice a year for association members.
  • Publish a professional journal annually.
  • Sponsor symposiums, seminars, workshops, courses, and an annual convention to provide exposure to ideas and contributions of national and local leaders in gifted education.
  • Cosponsor state and regional programs and activities.
  • Provide advocacy opportunities targeting administrators, educators, parents, and the business community.
  • Provide a website with up-to-date resources for information and support.
  • Disseminate news and information to educators and parents through regular communication in the form of a newsletter, journal and the Internet, including e-mail broadcasts and the website.
  • Work to fulfill committee goals.
  • Work with an experienced policy advisor.
  • Serve on the ISBE Superintendent's Advisory Council for the Education of Gifted and Talented Children.
  • Announce gifted position openings to educator members


  • The Courier, IAGC's newsletter.
  • The Journal, IAGC's professional journal.
  • Reduced registration fees for many IAGC sponsored events and workshops.
  • The privilege to vote in IAGC elections of officers and issues to determine the future of IAGC and gifted education in Illinois.


As a member, you receive all of this for less than a dollar a week. Plus, you'll join hundreds of other parents and professionals who share your concern for the thousands of gifted children throughout Illinois. You're not alone. If you're already a member, thank you. If you're thinking about becoming a member, click on the appropriate link below:

Download hard copies to complete and mail:


To register online and pay with a credit card, go to: