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At NAGC, we celebrate the fact that gifted children are unique individuals with varied need and we recognize that our members are unique individuals as well. That's why NAGC offers a range of membership options so that you can select what's right for you. 

In September 2010, Individual and Graduate Student Members will have access to three Networks as part of their membership. Associate Parent Members will be enrolled in the Parent & Community Network. Members may add all networks for just $25 annually.

To explore your membership options, you can scroll down the page or use the following links:


NAGC members may now subscribe to Gifted Child Today with convenient, electronic access to every quarterly issue. You’ll save close to 40% off the printed issue price, plus you get online access to every past article. No waiting for snail mail delivery! 

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Visit the NAGC Member Portal to add online access to Gifted Child Today for just $32.

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Individual Membership ($99 per year)

Even though we can't put a price on helping you find a sense of belonging in the gifted community, your individual membership entitles you to many other valuable benefits as well:

  • Select one of NAGC's flagship publications, Gifted Child Quarterly (which now includes the newly redesigned practical resource: Teaching for High Potential) 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.
  • When you receive Gifted Child Quarterly, you will also have free electronic access to the entire library of GCQ articles back to Volume 1, Issue 1. (Please allow at least 48 hours for NAGC to process your membership and grant you online access.)
  • Receive regular updates and keep your eye on trends in gifted education with our monthly 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. Click here for more information. 


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Parent Associate Membership ($30 per 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.
  • 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 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. Click here for more information. 


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Graduate Student Membership ($59 per 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. Please Visit the Graduate Student Community Pages for more information.

  • We deliver the latest research right to your door with our premier journal, Gifted Child Quarterly.
  • 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. Click here for more information. 

Lifetime Membership ($1000)

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 now includes two new practical resources: 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.
  • Receive regular updates and keep your eye on trends in gifted education with our monthly 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.


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