SAGT Parent Programs sponsor events for parents and opportunities to network with parents and teachers of gifted and academically advanced students.

Parent Program
Guest Speaker  

Todd Kettler, PhD 
Associate Professor of Educational Psychology at Baylor University

You won't want to miss Dr. Kettler's presentation on Stress and the Gifted Student, which will include Executive Function relating to the Gifted.  
Stress and the GT Student 
Friday, March 29th
11:00am - 12:30pm 
Carroll Admin Bldg - Lonesome Dove 
2400 N. Carroll at Dove 

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Spring Parent Program

Roadmap to Your Child's Success
Tues April 30 at 11:00 am
Carroll Admin Bldg - Lonesome Dove


This presentation from Carroll Administrators will cover CISD course tracks, GT/advanced academics, and ITBS & CoGat testing. Recommended for parents of K-12th-grade students. 
 Questions? Contact SAGT Parent Programs at [email protected]
  • SAGT brings nationally recognized speakers to Southlake to speak on issues impacting GT children. Previous speakers include:  
                   - Ian Byrd
                    - Lisa Van Gemert
                    - Dr. Patricia Gatto-Walden
                    - Dr. Carolyn Coil
                    - Dr. Birtie Kingore
                    - Julie Lythcott-Haims
                   - Dr. Michael Sayler
                    - Barbara Cofer: "Being the Best Advocate for your K-6 GT Student"
                           "The Doc" Smitty

  • Exclusive  members-only  "Brown  Bag"  Q&A  sessions on  a  variety  of  topics

  • Every Spring SAGT hosts our "Roadmap to your Child's Success" presentation where parents learn from CISD administrators how to navigate the maze of accelerated, AP and GT programs