West Virginia Association for the Gifted and Talented
Latest News:

New WV Gifted/Talented site

The Wesleyan Summer Gifted Program
June 19 - July 2, 2016

Application accepted up until the first day of camp
. The
program offers advanced classes in physics, higher math,
creative writing, computer programming, history and science.
The camp also emphasizes fun and recreation.
To be eligible for the program, students must be identified as
gifted. Registration is going on now. Interested parents and
students can see the entire program, view its offerings and
enroll using the online form at:

National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) will hold its
Annual Convention November 3 - 6, 2016.
More information
on the convention here.

WVAGT Fall Conference
"Creativity 21 and Beyond"
presented by
November 5, 2015
Bridgeport Conference Center

Teachers!  WVAGT presented an award for Gifted/Talented Lessons Plans at
the Fall Conference. The winner, Melinda Edwards, was recognized and her
plan is shared here:

Lesson Plan
Handout 1
Handout 2

WVAGT is pleased to announce the restoration of the Nicholas Green
Distinguished Student Award in WV.
This award is designed to recognize
achievement in
academics, leadership or the arts in children grades 3
through 6
. The winner, Emily Osborne, received $500 and a WVAGT
Certificate of Excellence at the Fall Conference.

RUBRIC used to evaluate the application
Useful information for parents contained in the

WVAGT Informational Brochure 2014

Useful information for us all from the
WVAGT Listserve