Thursday, May 28, 2015

Summer Programs - 2015

If you are still looking for summer activities for your children, a brief list of ideas is provided below. 


·         Camp Invention  for gifted students, grades 2-6, at Gilbert Elementary
·         Lego-based Science Camp at Houston Elementary, provided by Bonanza Educational
·         GPS Club Discovery
·         VEX IQ Robotics Camp at Imagine West Schools

·         Search ASU summer camps by ASU campus location as well as your child’s grade level and interests

·         Mesa Community College - Summer Youth Camps
·         Mesa Parks & Recreation  - Summer programs
·         Mesa Unified School District – Summer programs

2015 Summer Reading Programs
·         Barnes & Noble:  Imagination’s Destination
·         Maricopa County Library system:  Every Hero Has a Story

Family outings in Arizona
·         For attractions and events across the state, visit the Arizona Tourism Guide
·         Museum listings for museums located in central Arizona

Aquatic Venues
·         Chandler Aquatic Centers
·         Mesa pools

Friday, May 1, 2015

Your Guide to Finding a Program to Match Your Gifted Child's Needs

The GPS Gifted Education Parent Council created this guide, based on the Gilbert Supporters of the Gifted April 2015 Guest Lecture - How to Articulate Your Gifted Child's Needs and Find a Program to Match

Many thanks to the Communications Committee of the GEPC for their efforts to create this Parent's Guide.

A pdf version of this Parent's Guide can be found on the News & Events page of our website under April 2015.