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Winter Edufest: Register Today!

Winter Edufest 2013 will be bringing in speakers from all over the country; Pat Schuler from New York, Brian Housand from North Carolina and Martha Kaufeldt from California.  Infinite Horizons: Unleashing the Mind’s Potential, will be the theme of the 2013 conference.  It will be on February 7-9, 2013 in Coeur d’Alene. Early bird registration […]

Rocket Launch at Pierce Park

Rocket Day at Pierce Park Elementary School was a great success.  Students were able to shoot their rockets and share this experience with fellow peers as well as their parents and teachers.  As a member of ITAG, Mr. Marinelli was able to apply for a mini grant from ITAG in 2011.  ITAG is proud to […]


All Premier Members of ITAG can now contribute to our site.  If you have an announcement related to GT, whether it’s a kids day or a great link that you found on the web, you can write a short post and share it with others who are connected to the GT community.  It’s also possible […]

Edufest Registration Open

  Now is the time to register for Edufest!  Talk to your administrators about the possibility of using Title II funds to attend. Edufest 2012 has a focus on the 21st Century Learner. The weeklong conference begins on Sunday, July 22 and ends on Friday, July 27th, 2012. Edufest is held on the second floor […]

Invent Idaho

ITAG members, Beth Brubaker and Scarlett Randall coordinated the Invent Idaho! regional and state-wide competitions.  Here’s their news! Invent Idaho State Finals: “Phenomenal!” Imagine a ballroom filled with over 130 young inventors and 350 parents cheering proudly as their child was honored as an Invent Idaho State Finals winner! The event, which was described as […]

Introducing Dr. Peggy Wenner!

Last September, upon the retirement of Dr. Val Shorzman, Dr. Peggy Wenner assumed responsibility as the point person for GT, AP, and IB at the State Department of Education. Dr Wenner has worked at the SDE since 2000 as the Arts and Humanities Coordinator, duties for which she still maintains.  Her interests revolve around cross-disciplinary […]

Recent Events

Recently ITAG member, Marcia Wall, attended the National Association for Gifted Children conference and brought back this news to share ~ Thank you, Marcia! Is Talent Development at Risk? by Marcia Wall Talent development has been an important concept for many leaders in the field of Gifted education. How do we nurture and grow high […]