Parent Support

Raising a gifted student can sometimes pose a challenge along with the great reward. Here you will find links and resources you may find useful in your academic journey with your child.

LearnBay City Association for Academically Talented (BCAAT) Parent Organization
This organization meets monthly to support the elementary program at all three buildings. For more information please see the BCAAT page or contact the GT office @ 671-8170.


General Gifted and Talented Resources

Michigan Association for Gifted Education

Hoagies Gifted Parent Page
This site offers "all things gifted" for the parent. You will find information from what it means to be gifted to games and toys.

National Association for Gifted Children
The NAGC site offers practical tips for parenting, advocacy, and other resources such as summer camps.

GT World
This site is best described as an online support community.  There are various resources that you find to meet your families specific needs.

The Association for the Gifted (TAG)
The Council for Exceptional Children has a subgroup for Gifted Children.  This page provides their resource information.

Twice Exceptional Children
Twice Exceptional children exhibit giftedness and a learning disability.  This newsletter gives tips to help parents advocated for their children.

Supporting Emotional Needs of Gifted
Ideas to help support the unique emotional needs of a gifted child.