Parent Conference

Fourth Annual Parent Conference: February 11, 2023

Parents, save the date for Saturday, February 11, 2023!

The 4th Annual GT Parent Conference at Baylor University will be held virtually.

What sessions would you like to see?

Please share your needs and interests to help us determine additional session topics! Take the survey here—we’d love your input!


The program will be uploaded soon!

Date: February 11, 2023

Time: TBD

Cost: $45/person

Keynote: TBD

Download the 2022 conference agenda for examples of previous sessions.

Breakout session topics include:

  • Acceleration: Who, What, When, Where and How?

  • There are 2E’s in CrEativE: Attention Divergent Hyperactive Giftedness

  • Creating GT Parent Groups to Facilitate GT Advocacy

  • Social-Emotional Support: Empowerment Through Parent Groups

  • Just When You Think Your Work Here Is Done: Navigating the Road to College for Gifted Young Adults

  • Above Level Testing: Why? Where? How?

The keynote and breakout sessions will be recorded so attendees will have access to all of the sessions for 90 days after the conference to allow everyone to view any they were unable to watch live.

Some need-based scholarships and partial scholarships are available. In addition, need-based scholarships are also being sponsored by the Gifted Education Family Network (GEFN), a Texas-based nonprofit organization dedicated to excellence and equity in gifted education.  For more information about GEFN, please visit Please e-mail for more information.

Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development

School of Education

Marrs McLean Science Building #312
Waco, TX 76798-7301

(254) 710-2171

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