Resources for Parents

As you get to know your sensitive, energetic toddler, watch your 10 year struggle to fit in at school, or agonize with your high schooler about multiple college choices, you may wonder why your child seems different from other children. Is your child gifted?  If yes, what next? NAGC works to provide you the tools you need to help your child succeed.

Explore Parent TIP Sheets

Gifted at a Glance

Is My Child Gifted?

Diving Deeper

NAGC Publications for Parents

Working with Your Child's School

There is a skill to advocating for your child in school. 

  • Find tips on how to work with your child's teacher and school to provide a challenging curriculum.

Resources for Your Child

There are hundreds of camps, enrichment curriculum, games, and weekend programs for your child to enjoy.


NAGC 65th Annual Convention

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Join us at NAGC18

November 15-18, 2018, in Minneapolis, MN

More than 300 sessions for teachers, parents, K-12 administrators, and researchers on a full range of topics in gifted education

Meet-ups to share fun and conversation with others who care about and for gifted children

Saturday is Family Day with sessions for parents and children to share