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IAGC PARENT AND FAMILY EVENTS

The Illinois Association for Gifted Children coordinates a variety of workshops, coffees, presentations, and conferences appropriate for parents of children with advanced learning needs. Please explore this page to learn about scheduled IAGC events related to supporting gifted children and their families.


Are you interested in helping organize parent events?


Then come and join the IAGC Education Committee. Register for the next scheduled meeting by clicking on the link in the "Upcoming Events" Calendar Below! (If you do not see the meeting scheduled, contact director@iagcgifted.org to be notified of the meeting schedule when it is available.)

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Winter/Spring 2022!


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Upcoming events

    • 09/01/2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Virtual
    Register

    IAGC Quarterly Education Committee Meeting

    Our Education Committee vision is to help educators and parents understand how to identify and support the academic, social, and emotional needs of gifted and talented children through professional development. 

    All IAGC members and others interested in furthering the needs of gifted education in Illinois are encouraged to attend.  

    Please register so we can anticipate your attendance.  

    • 09/10/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Virtual
    Register

    IAGC Quarterly Policy & Advocacy Committee Meeting

    The overarching goal of the Policy & Advocacy Committee is to educate decision makers and stakeholders about the importance of implementing policies and best practices that provide appropriate educational opportunities for all gifted children in Illinois and to advocate for a better gifted education policy framework in Illinois.

    All IAGC members and others interested in furthering the needs of gifted education in Illinois are encouraged to attend.  

    Please register so we can anticipate your attendance.  

    • 09/17/2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Virtual
    Register

    IAGC Board of Directors Meeting 

    The IAGC board meets quarterly to discuss organizational business. All IAGC members are always welcome.  Please register so we can anticipate your attendance. 

    • 10/25/2022
    • 10/27/2022
    • 3 sessions
    • Online
    • 98
    Register

     

    27th Annual Conference - Parent Forum

    Admission to All Three Programs

    IAGC's Parent Forum Series will feature two evenings and one morning of thematic programs focused on strategies to support advanced learners social-emotionally, academically, and through positive advocacy. Forum presentations are recorded for attendee viewing for up to three months following the Conference.

    Evening Programs:

    Social Emotional Support for Advanced Learners: Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

    Academic Enrichment for Advanced Learners: Wednesday, October 26, 6:30 pm. until 8:30 p.m.

    Morning Program:

    Advocating for Gifted/Advanced Learners and Parent Q&A: Thursday, October 27, 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 

    *Registration for Full Conference includes an annual membership with IAGC.

    **Prior to September 1, 2022 cancellations will receive a refund minus a $25.00 processing fee.

    There are no refunds for cancellations made after September 1, 2022. Changes in attendees can be made without charge.

    ***By registering, participants acknowledge and accept that presentation sessions will be recorded and available for 3 months following the conference.  



Past events

06/25/2022 IAGC Board Summer Meeting
06/23/2022 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Summer Meeting
06/02/2022 The Importance of Play in Learning
05/05/2022 Keeping your Gifted Student Motivated
04/09/2022 IAGC Board Spring Meeting
04/07/2022 CANCELLED: Psychosocial Factors that Support Academic Success.
04/02/2022 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Spring Meeting
03/31/2022 IAGC Education Committee Spring Meeting
03/03/2022 Acceleration
02/03/2022 Addressing Perfectionism
01/27/2022 Differentiating Instruction for Advanced Students in Social Studies with Primary Sources
01/13/2022 IAGC Education Committee Winter Meeting
01/08/2022 IAGC Board Winter Meeting
01/06/2022 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Winter Meeting
01/06/2022 Promoting Growth Mindsets
12/09/2021 Extending the Joy of Reading by Pairing Books & Creating Picture Book Sets
09/18/2021 IAGC Board Fall Meeting
09/18/2021 IAGC Education Committee Fall Meeting
09/18/2021 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Fall Meeting
08/14/2021 Advocacy Information Meeting With Phil Milsk
06/12/2021 IAGC Board Summer Meeting
06/12/2021 IAGC Education Committee Summer Meeting
05/10/2021 Parent Virtual Round Table: May 10, 2021, 7PM-8PM Session: "Ways to Keep Your Child Learning Over the Summer"
04/17/2021 IAGC Board Spring Meeting
04/17/2021 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Spring Meeting
04/17/2021 IAGC Education Committee Spring Meeting
04/13/2021 Time for Elementary School: What Parents Need to Know About Early Entrance to Kindergarten/First Grade, Acceleration, and Advanced Learning
04/12/2021 Parent Virtual Round Table: April 12, 2021, 7PM-8PM Session: "The "Gifted Identification Process" in Schools: What to Expect"
03/08/2021 Parent Virtual Round Table: March 8, 2021, 7PM-8PM Session: "Supporting Twice-Exceptional Children"
02/08/2021 Parent Virtual Round Table: February 8, 2021, 7PM-8PM Session: "Boundaries: Back to Basics"
01/11/2021 Parent Virtual Round Table: January 11, 2021, 7PM-8PM Session: Understanding Needs of Young, Bright Learners: Birth - First Grade
01/09/2021 IAGC Board Winter Meeting
01/09/2021 IAGC Education Committee Winter Meeting
01/09/2021 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Winter Meeting
12/08/2020 Beyond the Booklist: Nurturing Readers Who Assimilate and Ponder "What and Why" They Read
11/18/2020 Parent Virtual Round Table: November 18, 2020, 9AM-10 AM Session - How to Be a Positive Advocate for Your Advanced Learner in Today's Live and Remote Classrooms
11/16/2020 Parent Virtual Round Table: November 16, 2020, 7PM-8PM Session - How to Be a Positive Advocate for Your Advanced Learner in Today's Live and Remote Classrooms
11/07/2020 Quarterly (November) Board Meeting - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
11/07/2020 IAGC Education Committee November Meeting 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
11/07/2020 IAGC Advocacy Committee November Meeting (9:30 AM - 11:30 AM).
09/21/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-September 21, 2020
09/19/2020 Quarterly Fall Board Meeting - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
09/19/2020 IAGC Advocacy Committee Fall Meeting (9:30 AM - 11:30 AM).
09/19/2020 IAGC Education Committee Fall Meeting 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
08/19/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-August 19, 2020
07/15/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Morning Session (July 15, 2020)
07/13/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Evening Session (July 13, 2020)
06/08/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Evening Session (June 8, 2020)
06/03/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Morning Session (June 3, 2020)
05/11/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Evening Session (May 11, 2020)
05/06/2020 IAGC Virtual Parent Round-Table Discussion-Morning Session (May 6, 2020)
04/18/2020 IAGC Board Spring Meeting
04/18/2020 (Virtual/Online) IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Spring Meeting
04/18/2020 (Virtual/Online) IAGC Education Committee Spring Meeting
02/08/2020 Parent Saturday 2020
01/11/2020 IAGC Network Committee Winter Meeting
01/11/2020 IAGC Education Committee Winter Meeting
11/16/2019 IAGC Board Late Fall Meeting
11/16/2019 IAGC Network Committee Late Fall Meeting
11/16/2019 IAGC Education Committee Late Fall Meeting
09/28/2019 IAGC Board Fall Meeting
09/28/2019 IAGC Education Committee Fall Meeting
09/28/2019 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Fall Meeting
09/28/2019 IAGC Network Committee Fall Meeting
09/28/2019 IAGC Connections Coffee
06/17/2019 IAGC Annual Strategic Planning Meeting
05/04/2019 IAGC Board Spring Meeting
05/04/2019 IAGC Education Committee Spring Meeting
05/04/2019 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Spring Meeting
05/04/2019 IAGC Network Committee Spring Meeting
04/26/2019 Parent Coffee
02/02/2019 Parent Saturday 2019
01/31/2019 IAGC Annual Member Meeting
01/31/2019 Online 2019 Conference Registration (online payment or invoice)
01/12/2019 IAGC Board Winter Meeting
01/12/2019 IAGC Education Committee Winter Meeting
01/12/2019 IAGC Network Committee Winter Meeting
01/12/2019 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Winter Meeting
11/27/2018 What Illinois' New Accelerated Placement Act Means for Gifted Students
10/24/2018 Implementing Acceleration Placement Program Toolkit Administrator Academy #1926
10/22/2018 Parent Coffee
10/20/2018 IAGC Board Fall Meeting
10/20/2018 IAGC Education Committee Fall Meeting
10/20/2018 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Fall Meeting
10/20/2018 IAGC Network Committee Fall Meeting
10/12/2018 Administrator Breakfast
08/11/2018 IAGC Board Summer Meeting
08/11/2018 IAGC Education Committee Summer Meeting
08/11/2018 IAGC Network Committee Summer Meeting
08/11/2018 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Committee Summer Meeting
06/11/2018 IAGC Annual Strategic Planning Meeting
04/25/2018 Parent Saturday Organizational Meeting
04/19/2018 IAGC Social Emotional Committee Meeting
04/07/2018 IAGC Board Spring Meeting
04/07/2018 IAGC Spring Education Committee Meeting
04/07/2018 IAGC Spring Network Committee Meeting
04/07/2018 IAGC Spring Policy & Advocacy Committee Meeting
02/03/2018 Parent Saturday 2018 Registration
02/03/2018 Parent Saturday 2018 Presenters
02/02/2018 IAGC Convention Board Meeting
02/01/2018 GES Trainers Meeting
02/01/2018 Annual IAGC Membership Meeting
01/13/2018 IAGC Board Meeting
01/13/2018 IAGC Network Committee Meeting
01/13/2018 IAGC Education Committee Meeting
01/13/2018 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Meeting
10/21/2017 IAGC Board Meeting
10/21/2017 IAGC Policy & Advocacy Meeting
10/21/2017 IAGC Education Committee Meeting
10/21/2017 IAGC Network Committee Meeting
08/26/2017 IAGC Board Meeting
08/26/2017 IAGC Education Committee Meeting
08/26/2017 IAGC Network Committee Meeting
08/26/2017 IAGC State Initiatives Meeting
06/26/2017 Strategic Planning Meeting
04/08/2017 IAGC Board Meeting
04/08/2017 IAGC Quarterly Committee Meetings
 

Contact Us:

Illinois Association for Gifted Children

1500 Sullivan Road
Aurora, IL 60506

Ph: 630-907-5047
Fax: 630-907-5976


email us:  

Director@IAGCgifted.org

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