NAGC Position Statements & White Papers
Position Statements and White Papers help clarify issues in gifted and talented education and set NAGC's position on these issues.
Application period is February 1 - May 16, 2017
Become a 2017 Javits-Frasier Scholar! This unique professional development opportunity is for teachers, school counselors/psychologists, and others who work in Title I schools and are passionate about helping all gifted children achieve their personal best. You are nvited to apply online today.
|How to apply|
|Fill out the online application. You will be asked about the race/ethinicity and socioeconomic status of your school’s populations (if you don’t know, check the Center for Education Statistics). Include the year the information was collected.|
|Upload your Personal Statement --
(no more than two  single-spaced pages). Explain your interest in this program, describing your passion for and experience in working with culturally and linguistically diverse students amd upload with your application.
Upload your Professional Résumé. Provide details about your teaching experience, your education, and your community involvement and include with your application.
|Find 2 recommenders -- administrator and other -- who will confirm your potential to effectively use and share the information learned as a Scholar with your students, school, and community.|
Make a donation to the Javits-Frasier Teacher Scholarship Fund, click here. The purpose of the Javits-Frasier Scholarship Fund for Diverse Talent Development is to increase culturally and linguistically diverse students’ access to talent development opportunities through educator training and support related to equity and excellence in gifted education.