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Center for Gifted Education

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The Center for Gifted Education has a long and rich history of educating parents, students, and educators in and around the Lafayette area, the state, and the nation. The Center was established in 1987  and is one of only 20 such comprehensive centers in the nation. It is the only one of its scope in Louisiana. UL Lafayette's Center for Gifted Education is an instructional, research, and service center focuses on the needs of the high ability/gifted learner.

Please see the Louisiana Lagniappe Page for details and links.

LAgniappe Educators Conference
June 6, 2017 - June 9, 2017
Episcopal School of Acadiana - Lafayette Campus

Individual registrations will be $600.00 per person for four continuous days of in-depth learning.

Children's Programs

The Center for Gifted Education is excited to announce its 2017 Summer Children’s Program information.

2017 LAgniappe Academic Enrichment Program Dates and Prices Set
Academic Enrichment Program  Pre-K - 6th Grade

June 12, 2017 - June 15, 2017 (M-T)
June 19, 2017 - June 22, 2017 (M-T)
 

$135.00 per course. Each course is 3 hours long and is in session Monday through Thursday.

Summer Scholars Residential and Commuter Program

June 18 - June 23, 2017 (S-F)

Residents:      $650.00
Commuters:   $450.00

Screening Window for Admission to the Center for Gifted Education is - Closed.
For more details - Please call the Center for Gifted Education - 337-482-6701, or email, gifted@louisiana.edu for more information.
 

The Children's Programs at the Center for Gifted Education are designed to support the development of talent in high ability and gifted learners. Please refer to the Children's Program that matches the age group of your child for more information.

Pre-K and K Classes:
  Week 1: June 12-15, 2017
  Week 2: June 19-22, 2017

Rising 1st - 6th Grade Academic Enrichment Program :
  Week 1: June 12-15, 2017
  Week 2: June 19-22, 2017

Summer Scholars Residential Program (Grades 7-10):
  June 18-23, 2017

Masters Degree Program in Gifted Education

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has a Masters in Gifted Education program provides a variety of experiences to support graduates in gaining and understanding the unique needs of gifted and talented students.

Learn more about the Masters in Gifted Education.