Civics for Citizenship Essay Competition THE COMPETITION The Rotary Club of Hobart has established a “Civics for Citizenship” essay competition to encourage civic literacy amongst Tasmania’s school children. This competition seeks to promote interest in, and participation in the civic culture of Tasmania through a debate on the foundation principles of citizen engagement with our [...]
Solving Problems with Maths! Workshops run by the Mathematical Association of Tasmania, Term 4 2018 Student Workshops (Years 4 – 6) BURNIE Sunday 28th October, 12 – 4pm Burnie High School HOBART Saturday 3rd November, 12 – 4pm Guilford Young College (Glenorchy) Register via Eventbrite (or see mat.aamt.edu.au for more info)
In 2019, the UNSW School of Education and Gonski Institute for Education will launch a new Doctor of Education degree. This will offer working educational leaders the chance to engage in research that relates directly to their current practice and areas of interest. The degree is undertaken part-time over 4-6 years.Expressions of interest are currently sought [...]
Gifted Adolescents’ Perceived Leadership and Leaders’ Roles for the Global Society The Center for Learning Science and Creative Talent Development (CLC) at Seoul National University, in association with The University of New South Wales, is conducting this questionnaire in order to identify how teachers of gifted adolescents perceive leaders’ roles and leadership needed for the [...]
Upcoming voyage aboard the STV Windeward Bound for 15-18 year olds The Youth Leadership Challenge brings together 10 young Tasmanian Mentors and 10 New Tasmanian's from migrant or refugee backgrounds for a 10-day voyage at sea. The program promotes understanding, inclusiveness, and community by bringing together young people aged 15-18 years from vastly different backgrounds and [...]
TAG's Hobart based LEGO robotics group had a great day at the Hobart Regional Robocup on Saturday 28 July. Congratulations on your success in the competition! The State Finals will be held on 25 August at the Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay campus of the University of Tasmania in Hobart.
We are excited to announce the opening of proposal submissions for the 2019 World Conference! Please carefully review the submission guide on our website at https://worldgifted2019.com/submit/. Registration is also open. You may register by clicking the button below. We look forward to seeing you in Nashville as we discuss A World of Possibilities: Gifts, Talents, & Potential. If [...]
Where do we use Maths in everyday life? How do Mathematicians use maths to solve problems? This workshop gives students in Years 4 - 6 a taste of real-life mathematical problem solving via a series of mini-workshops that take place on one afternoon. There will be two workshops offered in 2018 for students in Years 4 [...]
National Mathematics Summer School Gifted mathematical problem solvers are invited to apply for a position at National Mathematics Summer School that takes place in Canberra at the ANU over two weeks in January. The National Mathematics Summer School is a two-week summer school for approximately 75 gifted mathematics students from around Australia. The program is [...]
The TAG 2018 Resources for members document is now available in our Members Resource area. There are dozens of opportunities and resources here for gifted students, with details and contact information. Take a look!