GiftED supports educators of gifted students in their work with gifted individuals to develop their intellectual and academic potential through professional development, professional learning communities, coaching, and regional events.

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Professional Development:

CLICK HERE to find upcoming professional development opportunities

Community Events:

Regional Gifted Parent Teacher Institute - REGISTER

  • October 28, 2023, 8:30am - 1pm at Sheraton Tucson Hotel and Suites (5151 E. Grant Road). Keynote Speaker: Andi McNair. Cost: FREE

Leadership in Gifted Education:

Southern Arizona Gifted Network

A gathering of gifted coordinators from Pima County to connect with others to share current practices, professional development opportunities, brainstorm solutions to common challenges faced in districts relative to gifted education.

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Consultation, mentoring, assistance with action planning, resource identification and evaluation.


Marianne Landrith
Program Director


A panel discussion on Twice Exceptional Learners, with Dr. June Maker and Mr. Randy Pease, both from the University of Arizona, and three members of The O'Kelley Lab in California.  This video is a heartfelt and informative conversation about what it means to be a twice exceptional learner, and what teachers and parents can do to help support them.

GiftED Teacher Feature:

Janet Slingerland, Flowing Wells


GiftED Teacher Feature:

Kari Sjursen, Dove Mountain CSTEM K-8, Marana Unified