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New Zealand Association of Gifted Children

The NZAGC, through the members of the National Council, provides the following support to the Branches and their members. Follow the underlined links for more details.

  • Publishes Tall Poppies, a magazine with a focus on gifted children and their families. This is sent to all members, three times a year.
  • Lobbies government and educational circles on your behalf.
  • Sponsors members to relevant conferences and workshops.
  • Organises national workshops for teachers, parents and children.
  • Supports professionals, e.g. teachers, principals and psychologists.
  • Assists parents and teachers to set up new branches around the country and liaise with other similar and interested groups. It can:
    • provide net-based systems for membership management, production of mailing lists/labels, library lists and borrowing procedures, production of accounts.
    • refer potential members to branches.
    • provide details of any professionals available who can help with support/assessments for gifted children.
    • if required, assist branches to determine whether potential members meet membership criteria.
  • Provides a library of books, audio and video tapes, games and pamphlets that all members can borrow.
  • Provides an on-line forum for discussion of any issues to do with gifted children.

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