Welcome to The Association for the Gifted (TAG) Webpage! We are happy that you have found us and hope you will take some time to browse through our newsletters and other materials. TAG is a vibrant organization of diverse individuals who make a difference in the lives of students with gifts and talents on a daily basis. If these characteristics describe you, please join us! We are always looking for members who want to actively participate in our work to provide the voice and vision for gifted education.


The Association for the Gifted (TAG), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), embraces and supports the needs of students with gifts and talents, focusing on multi-exceptional and other diverse learners, through advocacy, professional learning, and resources.

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  • 2016 Journal for the Education of the Gifted Paper of the Year

    Dr. Mary Ruth Coleman and Ms. Sneha Shah-Coltrane, who coauthored “Children of Promise: Dr. James Gallagher’s Thoughts on Underrepresentation Within Gifted Education“ (Volume 38, Issue 1), are the recipients of this year’s award.

  • TAG Updates Available to Public

      In their Spring 2016 meeting, the CEC-TAG Board voted to make TAG Updates open to the general public. Each issue contains vital information for educators, parents, and those interested in education. The Board is excited to share this important publication openly. Please share this information with others.

  • CEC Conference in Tampa

    Please join us for the CEC conference. A full list of TAG sessions and opportunities are here.