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Center for Gifted Education

Center for Gifted Education's LAgniappe 2018 Program Dates and Locations :

LAgniappe Educators Conference - Shreveport, LA June, 5, 2018 - June 8, 2018

LAgniappe Academic Enrichment Program -- Prek - Rising 6th Grades - Lafayette, LA June 4, 2018 - June 8, 2018 and June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018 -- Child Development Lab School and Main Campus

LAgniappe Academic Enrichment Program -- Rising 7th - 10th Grades - Lafayette, LA June 17, 2018 - June 22, 2018 - Main Campus

LAgniappe Educators Conference Speakers' Sessions, Registration (1-4 individuals, 5+ Individuals, Strand Selections, Gifted and Talented Coordinators, and Parent Night Registration)

LAgniappe Academic Enrichment Program Course Catalog (PreK - Rising 10th Grades)

LAgniappe Pre-K - 6th Grade Eventbrite Registration (Must be a member of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Center for Gifted Education)

LAgniappe Rising 7th - 10th Grade Eventbrite Registration (Must be a member of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Center for Gifted Education)

New Program Format
Pre-K - K and Rising 1st - 6th ONLY
$135.00 per course - AM and PM course slots..
Full Week Program Price ($290.00 - AM Activity Session, AM Course, Supervised lunch (you provide the bag lunch -- we provide supervision & a bottle of water) PM Course, and the PM Activity Session)
     Monday - Friday
     8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer Scholars Residential and Commuter Program
     Residents     $650.00
     Commuters   $450.00

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 1982 and is one of only 20 such comprehensive instructional, research, and service centers in the nation. It is the only one of its scope in Louisiana. UL Lafayette's Center for Gifted Education strives to focus on the needs of the high ability/gifted learner, parent, and educator. The Center for Gifted Education presents programs which are geared toward the rising Pre-k through 10th graders. Our programs are designed to support the development of talent in high ability and gifted learners.  For specific details visit our Children's Programs Pages.The Center for Gifted Education's LAgniappe Educators Conference is the South's Premiere Conference for Educators and Parents of high ability/gifted learners. This annual conference offers four continuous days of in-depth learning from Leading Gifted Educators. For details visit our LAgniappe Page.

Gifted Gathering - A Center for Gifted Education's upcoming Alumni Event. Help the Center for Gifted Education Celebrate our incredible Program History!

We are Seeking Center for Gifted Education Alumni! If you are, or know, a past participant of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Center for Gifted Education please call, 337-482-6701, or email, gifted@louisiana.edu.

Screening Window is Closed! Call, 337-482-6701, or email gifted@louisiana.edu for details.

Doctor of Education Exceptional Learner Concentration

For more Information on the Doctor of Education Exceptional Learner Concentration please contact:

     Dr. Christine Briggs - cbriggs@louisiana.edu
     Dr. Donna Wadsworth - dwadsworth@louisiana.edu

For more information on the Graduate School Application and EDD (Educational Leadership) please contact:

     Dr. Dianne Olivier - dolivier@louisiana.edu

Master's Degree Program in Gifted Education

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

Learn more about the Master of Education in Gifted Education.