National Symposium on Equity for Black and Brown Gifted Students

Aug 10, 2021 11:30am -
Aug 12, 2021 05:00pm

Event Description



Keeping with our commitment to support social justice, confront systemic racism, and advance equity in gifted education, NAGC is proud to host the first National Symposium on Equity for Black and Brown Gifted Children August 10-12, 2021.

Click here to view the schedule at-a-glance.

The 3-day virtual Symposium program, developed by the Planning Committee members Dr. Dina Brulles,
Dr. Jaime A Castellano, Dr. Donna Y. Ford, Dr. Tarek Grantham, and the NAGC Diversity Committee, will feature:

  • Prominent thought leaders advocating for racial equity in education. 
  • Strategies to identify, support, and serve gifted and talented African-American and Hispanic/Latino students.
  • Information on the social and emotional needs of gifted and talented African-American and Hispanic/Latino students.
  • Tips on building a school and district infrastructure that supports programs and services for gifted and talented African-American and Hispanic/Latino students.
  • Actions for changing minds, changing policies, and changing practices that will align with NAGC’s commitment to anti-racism and will result in equity.
  • And, much more! 

The Symposium will provide measurable outcomes all designed for gifted and talented school administrators, teachers, students and families, district and state directors, coordinators, and supervisors.

Paying by check or purchase order?
For individuals or groups registering with a Purchase Order (PO) or a check, please use forms below for your registration type.

You will be asked to upload a copy of the PO. Checks should be mailed with a copy of this registration form to: NAGC Convention, 1300 I St., NW., Suite 400E, Washington, DC 20005.

Credit Card and Online Payments:
*If you are registering online, only credit card payments are accepted.  If you are registering and paying on behalf of someone else, please enter the attendee's registration information on the form. 

Registration Rates

Registration Type






Group (5+) pp



Parent and Student



Cancellations made prior to July 31 will receive a full refund. No cancellations are accepted after August 1, 2021.

Event Type:Education
Category:Educational Seminar
Early registration ends on Jun 21, 2021.
Regular registration starts on Jun 22, 2021 and ends on Aug 08, 2021.
Late registration starts on Aug 09, 2021.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)