Let's Talk Twice-Exceptional Presentation with Julie Skolnick - October 5, 2021





    Advanced Learning Family Handbook

    Click here to learn more about the Advanced Learner Programs in AACPS. 



    National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) supports those who enhance the growth and development of gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building, and research.


    Twice Exceptional Children's Advocacy works to create a strong, vibrant, accepting community for 2e children and their families.


    Maryland Educators of Gifted Students (MEGS) provides professional development, support, and growth opportunities for educators responsible for facilitating the education of gifted students.


    Maryland Coalition for Gifted and Talented Education's (MCGATE) vision is, "that all of Maryland's diverse gifted and talented children and youth are supported, valued, and nurtured at home, in their learning environments, and in their communities. It is our belief that every student should experience the joy of learning something new each day. Our mission is to educate about and advocate for the needs of gifted and talented individuals in Maryland."


    MSDE Gifted and Talented Education: Maryland Public Schools Gifted and Talented programming and other additional information about giftedness is found on this site. 

    GT Discover

    GT Discover builds the capacity of schools, communities, and parents to identify and serve more gifted and talented students, especially those who are historically underrepresented, serving as a repository of resources, learning opportunities, and a collaborative community for stakeholders.

    uconn renzulli

    UCONN Renzulli Center - Parent Resources: explore the listed sites from the Renzulli Center for Creativity, Gifted Education, and Talent Development!


    Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY) "is a nonprofit dedicated to identifying and developing the talents of academically advanced pre-college students around the world. We serve bright learners and their families through our research, advocacy, and counseling, as well as our signature gifted and talented summer, online, international, and family programs."

    Davidson Institute

    Davidson Institute Database: View their Gifted Resource Database: extensive resources, article library, state gifted education policies, and discussion forums. 


    Baylor University: Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development: "Provides exciting educational opportunities for gifted and talented students in Grades 1–12; professional development for teachers, counselors, and administrators of gifted students and programs; and support for parents of gifted and talented students."

    Summer Institute for the Gifted

    Summer Institute for the Gifted  has listed a variety of gifted resources for a variety of stakeholders. SIG looks for ways, "to advance the development of gifted, talented, creative, and high potential youth, in the United States and abroad, through opportunities, advocacy, and exemplary programs and practices."  

    Institute for Educational Advancement

    Gifted Resource Center is "a free public tool created and curated by Institute for Educational Advancement (IEA) which serves as an online database of resources appropriate for the gifted learner from Preschool through High School."


  • Michele DiGiulian
    Coordinator: Advanced Learning  (PreK-12)

    Ainsley Hvizda
    Advanced Learner Programs Teacher Specialist (PreK-2)

    Ginny Allen
    Advanced Learner Programs Teacher Specialist (3-8)