Presentations with PG Information

Our president and founder, Stacia Taylor, has been an active advocate for the profoundly gifted, and has been invited to speak at various gatherings, including the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented (TAGT) conference.

Below are a some of the MS Powerpoint presentations that she has presented with helpful, condensed information about the profoundly gifted. Also included are links to some pertinent presentations by other leaders in the field.

Deborah Ruf's 5 Levels of Gifted
There is a link on our home page to Deborah Ruf's Articles and Research. This has many good links at the bottom with research about the characteristics of highly gifted individuals.

Sir Ken Robinson's 2006 talk regarding how schools kill creativity
Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we're educating our children. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence.

Sir Ken Robinson's 2010 talk calling for a radical shift in education In this poignant, funny follow-up to his talk above, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.