Thank you to all the NAGC members who took a moment to inform the future of NAGC by voting in the Board and Network elections. You have chosen leaders with clear visions for NAGC and the field.
This HIGH FLYER post is a nostalgic look at becoming a teacher and the winding road to the classroom, which revolved around a simple phrase uttered by a mentor.
We are celebrating the Fourth of July early! Yesterday, the State of Connecticut took a bold and important step in supporting the special needs for all children with extraordinary gifts and talents when Governor Malloy signed into law An Act Concerning Services for Gifted and Talented Students.  
A version of this post by Kathryn P. Haydon, founder of Sparkitivity, appeared in Parenting for High Potential (June 2017). 
THE HIGH FLYER post is by Alli Aldis,a rising junior at Gahanna Lincoln High School in Gahanna, Ohio.