Below is an alphabetical list of resources and programs related to gifted education and students. The brief descriptions below each resource are credited to the resource's website.

For more information about any of these resources, please visit the website listed below each resource.

Gifted in Michigan

This group is meant to be a safe place for parents of gifted children to share stories, seek advice, find friends and partake in in-person gatherings. The children will get to participate in fun, challenging, educational activities, and interact with kids like themselves! While the group is based in Southeast Michigan, anyone with a gifted child is welcome to join in the discussions and events.

Hoagies' Gifted Education Page

Hoagies' Gifted Education Page is the all-things-gifted site, full of resources, articles, books and links to help and support parents, teachers, and gifted children alike.  Pick your path, and explore them all!

MAGC - Michigan Association for Gifted Children

The Michigan Association for Gifted Children is a non-profit organization comprised of educators, parents, and other concerned individuals who are interested in expanding opportunities and advocating for the needs of Michigan children who are gifted and talented.

Michigan Department of Education - MDE

Learn more about Personalized Learning Options such as Advanced Placement (AP) classes, International Baccalaureate (IB) classes, and Dual Enrollment.

Click to view the Guidance for Academic Acceleration

NAGC - National Association for Gifted Children

NAGC staff and leaders support and develop policies and practices that encourage and respond to the diverse expressions of gifts and talents in children and youth from all cultures, racial and ethnic backgrounds, and socioeconomic groups. NAGC supports and engages in research and development, staff development, advocacy, communication, and collaboration with other organizations and agencies who strive to improve the quality of education for all students. - See more at:

NUMATS - Northwestern University Midwest Academic Talent Search

NUMATS uses tests intended for older students to provide a more accurate measurement of aptitude, because studies show that students who score in the top 10% on school achievement tests differ widely from average students in their abilities and educational needs. 

NUMATS is a part of the Center for Talent Development (CTD) at Northwestern University is dedicated to helping gifted children, age 4 through grade 12, reach full potential. CTD provides research-based assessment, advanced academic programs and resources to enhance a child's schooling. Our signature approach to talent development delivers personalized options and guidance. Program pathways lead students on a journey of intellectual, emotional and social growth. By extending support to families and educators, we help exceptional students discover their unique voice, explore opportunities, cultivate a love of learning and become bold, creative achievers and contributors. 

Spartan Youth Programs

Michigan State University's Spartan Youth Programs website displays a wide range of exciting opportunities for youth to improve their knowledge and skills in specific subject areas. Programs are available to serve all age ranges from pre-kindergarten to high school.

TAG - The Association for the Gifted

For 50 years, The Association for the Gifted (TAG), as a Division of CEC, has been the leading voice for special and gifted education. CEC-TAG establishes professional standards for teacher preparation for the field, develops initiatives to improve gifted education practice, and ensures that the needs of children and youth with exceptionalities are met in educational legislation.