The Queensland Association for Gifted & Talented Children Inc.

We are an open association of people who share a common interest in gifted and talented children.

  • Family Membership - parents of gifted or talented children
  • Individual Membership - people in education and allied fields
  • Institutional Membership - educational institutions - schools, colleges, inservice providers

We invite researchers, teachers, schools leaders, administrators, practitioners, parents and students to submit abstracts for an oral presentation, symposium or poster presentation for the  2015 joint international conference, Illuminating the Spectrum of Giftedness and Talent Development, hosted by QAGTC, AAEGT and IRATDE.

Presenters can submit an abstract either for the research strand or practical strand of the conference. We especially invite presentations on key topics within this year’s conference theme including:

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