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NAGC provides tools and resources to help you be more effective in serving advanced learners. It’s that simple!

Through advocacy, communication, research and development, staff development, and collaboration with other organizations, NAGC supports YOU in your work helping children reach their highest potential. Through your NAGC membership, you can stay easily connected and access the resources you need to meet the needs of gifted children—socially, intellectually, and emotionally. 

Join this rich community of classroom teachers, college/university faculty, graduate students, district and state level administrators, principals, guidance counselors and school psychologists, and parents.

Learn more about NAGC Membership.

NAGC Membership Options

Individual Member ($99/year) *

Select one of NAGC's flagship publications, Gifted Child Quarterly or Parenting for High Potential (or receive both publications for an additional $20.00).

These publications will arrive right at your door four times each year to keep you informed about the latest developments, information, and resources in nurturing the potential of high-ability children.

With your Gifted Child Quarterly, you receive Teaching for High Potential. It's a quarterly newsletter dedicated to teaching practices and classroom strategies written by those in the field.

You also have free electronic access to the entire library of GCQ articles back to Volume 1, Issue 1 on the SAGE Journals site. (Please allow at least 48 hours for NAGC to process your membership and grant you online access.)

Plus:
  • Receive regular updates and keep your eye on trends in gifted education with our bi-weekly e-newsletter, Compass Points.
  • Save on resources and training with member discounted prices on books, videos, professional development opportunities such as the Webinars on Wednesday (WOW), and NAGC's Annual Convention registration.
  • Direct the future of gifted education by exercising your right to vote for NAGC's leaders.
  • Work with advocacy experts at the federal level to ensure that funding continues to be made available to improve educational opportunities for advanced learners across the U.S.
  • Do you have an area of special interest? Your membership includes access to three NAGC Networks. Your participation in a Network allows you the opportunity to exchange ideas with like-minded members.

 

Parent Associate Member ($30/year)

As a parent you are your child’s strongest advocate, especially when you are well informed. Parent membership in NAGC offers you tools to support your child’s optimal development and continued growth in and out of school.

You’ll receive our award-winning quarterly magazine, Parenting for High Potential, packed with great tips and ideas to help you make learning a fun and rewarding experience for your child.

Plus:
  • Membership also entitles you to discounts on all NAGC publications, including those focused exclusively on you and your child like the NAGC Mile Marker Series, They Say My Child’s Gifted: Now What?, The Gifted Kids’ Survival Guide, and Stand Up for Your Gifted Child. Or you may be interested in the series of 13 FAQ brochures that NAGC produces.
  • Whether you're tackling big questions about giftedness or looking for resources, you can find answers on the members-only pages on the NAGC website 24/7.
  • Work with advocacy experts at the federal level to raise public awareness of the unique needs of gifted children and ensure that funding continues to be made available to improve educational opportunities that promote educational excellence across the U.S.
  • Your Parent Associate membership includes access to the Parent & Community Network. .

 

Graduate Student Member ($59/year)

To support and develop the future leaders of NAGC and the field of gifted education, graduate students are offered membership at a discounted rate. Nevertheless, our member benefits allow you to stay abreast of the latest research and developments at a price you can afford.

We deliver the latest research right to your door with our premier journal, Gifted Child Quarterly. Plus, you'll have free electronic access to the entire library of GCQ articles back to Volume 1, Issue 1 via SAGE Journals.

Plus:
  • You will save on resources and training with member discounted prices on books, videos, and professional development opportunities.
  • Grasp the opportunity to meet and work with experts at the federal level to ensure that funding continues to be made available to improve educational opportunities for advanced learners across the U.S.
  • Do you have an area of special interest? Your membership includes access to three NAGC Networks. Your participation in a Network allows you the opportunity to exchange ideas with like-minded members. .

 

Lifetime Member ($1,000)

Are you someone who has lifetime commitment to gifted children? Then consider making a lifetime investment in a professional organization committed to those same ideals. Lifetime membership ensures that you will continue to receive the many benefits that you've come to count on from NAGC.

Receive both of NAGC's flagship publications, Gifted Child Quarterly (which includes Teaching for High Potential) and Parenting for High Potential. Both publications will arrive right at your door four times each year to keep you informed about the latest developments, information, and resources in nurturing the potential of high-ability children. You may also access them online.

Plus:
  • Receive regular updates and keep your eye on trends in gifted education with our bi-weekly e-newsletter, Compass Points.
  • Save on resources and training with member discounted prices on books, videos, professional development opportunities, and NAGC's Annual Convention registration.
  • Direct the future of gifted education by exercising your right to vote for NAGC's leaders.
  • Work with advocacy experts at the federal level to ensure that funding continues to be made available to improve educational opportunities for advanced learners across the U.S.

 

All NAGC memberships are held by an individual, not an organization or school. When you join, your membership is valid for 12 months. We cannot transfer memberships.

* Additional fees are added to international addresses.