MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge (http://m3challenge.siam.org) is the new name of the prestigious Internet-based competition known for providing a pinnacle high school experience for juniors and seniors and inspiring them to pursue STEM majors and careers. Now sponsored by leading software developer MathWorks, the contest is free and open to all U.S. students, and will award top teams this year with $100,000 in scholarships toward the pursuit of higher education. M3 Challenge has given more than one million dollars in scholarships to date and has been endorsed by the NASSP since 2010.
Challenge weekend is set for March 2-5, 2018. Registration is open now through Friday, February 23, at 4 p.m. EST sharp!
The National Association for Gifted Children, with which we are affiliated, will come to Albuquerque for their national convention in 2019!
We at NMAG are very proud and excited about this opportunity. Mark your calendars and spread the word. Download the Save the Date Poster to print it and send it to administrators, staff, and policy makers. Join us in preparing for impact! It’s going to be phenomenal!
Saturday, January 27, 2018
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
“Misdiagnoses and Missed Diagnoses: A Toolbox for Teachers and Parents of Gifted Children,” Presented by Dr. Edward R. Amend
We invite gifted and regular education teachers, parents, mental health professionals, and education administrators to join us in learning about strategies for identifying and distinguishing between gifted traits and mental health disorders, including the intersection between the two.
Early Bird Registration ends December 22, 2017
Reduced rates for members and their guests, students, and teachers. Teachers and professionals will earn CEUs.
Albuquerque Association for Gifted and Talented Students is a nonprofit organization of parents and educators dedicated to identifying and maximizing the potential of gifted and talented children in the state of New Mexico.
Your membership runs until the date of the next NMAG Fall Institute in October.
Your membership supports advocacy for gifted learners in New Mexico and provides you with discounted conference fees at our Annual Fall Gifted Institute in October.
We look forward to working with you!
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New Mexico Association for the Gifted is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization advocating for the needs of diverse gifted learners in New Mexico. Your donations may be tax deductible.
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It is a great turn out this morning for the arduous but necessary work of collaboration in order to update the TAM for gifted education in New Mexico. Thank you to all physically present at NMHU Rio Rancho Center (pictured below), traveling from as far as Clovis and Farmington, and to those virtuall...
I hope this is okay to share here! Announcing "Let's Learn Latin: Albuquerque", a full-day workshop for ES/MS teachers, taking place on Friday, April 13, 2018 at the Hotel Albuquerque. This workshop will introduce non-Latin teachers to the world of Latin and the ancient Romans through a series of engaging lessons, hopefully inspiring participants to incorporate Latin and Classics into their own curricula. Presented by Ascanius: The Youth Classics Institute and made possible by the Classical Association of the Middle West and South. More information and online registration here: ... See MoreSee Less