American Association for Gifted Children

American Association for Gifted Children at Duke University

Box 90270

Durham, North Carolina 27708-0270

Tel. 919 783 6152

email megayle@aol.com


Advocacy organization for gifted children, providing information for parents and teachers and a thrice-yearly newsletter.

Belin-Blank International Center for Gifted Education

University of Iowa College of Education

600 Blank Honors Center

Iowa City, IA 52242-0454

Tel. 1 800 336 6463 or 319 335 6148

email belinblank@uiowa.edu


Vision to inspire and serve the worldwide gifted community of students, educators and families. Includes section for parents.

Center for Gifted Education

College of William & Mary

PO Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

Tel. 757 221 2362

email cfge@wm.edu


Conducts research and provides graduate education programs and professional development for individuals in the field of gifted education. Provides programs for precollegiate learners and their families, including enrichment programs.

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

1110 North Glebe Road

Suite 300

Arlington, VA 22201

Tel. 703 620 3660

email service@cec.sped.org


The largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted. CEC advocates for appropriate governmental policies, sets professional standards, provides continual professional development, and more.

Davidson Institute for Talent Development

9665 Gateway Drive, Suite B

Reno, NV 89521

Tel. 775 852 3483

email info@ditd.org


Website provides details of a new public gifted school, the Davidson Academy of Nevada; the THINK Summer Institute; GT-Cyberspace; the Educators Guild; programs and scholarships; and more.

Gifted Child Society

190 Rock Road

Glen Rock, NJ 07452-1736

Tel. 201 444 6530

email admin@gifted.org


Local support and advocacy organization in New Jersey. Activities include Saturday workshops, parent seminars and educator training.

Gifted Development Center

1452 Marion Street

Denver, Colorado 80218

Tel. 303 837 8378

email gifted@gifteddevelopment.com


Information about identification, assessment, counseling, learning styles, programs, presentations and resources for gifted children and adults.

GT World


Online support community for gifted children and their carers. Provides information, links and articles as well as operating five mailing lists.

John Templeton Foundation

300 Conschocken State Road

Suite 500

West Conshohocken, PA 19428

Tel. 610 941 2828

email info@templeton.org


Provides research on the neuroscience of creativity and intelligence, a bibliography of benefits of accelerated progression for highly gifted children, and communicates the nature, development and benefits of scientific genius and creativity.

National Association for Gifted Children

1707 L Street, N.W. - Suite 550

Washington, DC 20036

Tel. 202 785 4268

email nagc@nagc.org


Trains teachers, encourages parents and educates administrators and policymakers on how to develop and support gifted children.

Ohio Association for Gifted Children

501 Morrison Road

Suite 103

Columbus, OH 43230

Tel. 614 337 0386


Local support organization.

Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)

P.O. Box 6074

Scottsdale, AZ 85261

Tel. 773 907 8092

email office@sengifted.org


Seeks to inform gifted individuals, their families, and the professionals who work with them about the unique social and emotional needs of gifted persons.

Dr Sylvia Rimm

Educational Assessment Service, Inc.

W6050 Apple Road

Watertown, WI 53098

Tel. 1 800 795 7466

email srimm@sylviarimm.com


Child psychologist, broadcaster, speaker and writer specializing in gifted underachievers and how girls can achieve.

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