Spring Pledge Drive

Dear Challenge and Highly-Capable Families, The Challenge Parents Association (CPA) thanks you for all of your generous contributions this year! So far, we have reached $13,000 and are closing in […]


Some Answers to “What’s so different about raising a gifted child?”-This Weekend!

What’s so different about raising a gifted child? When: March 8, 2014, 9:45 AM - 3:30 PM (registration opens at 9:00 AM) Where: Seattle Public Schools John Stanford Center for Educational Excellence 2445 3rd Avenue […]


Documents for Gifted Ed Day

GED Legistlative District 2014 GED 2 Flyer GED checklist 2014 GED Kids Speaking Prompt FamilyGED2014Info GED FAQ GED campus-map


Gifted Ed Day: News & Resources from Coalition for Gifted Ed

Gifted Education Day is February 28, 2014. Join us in Olympia. ★ The Coalition has been active in Olympia for 30 years and for the most part we have been concerned […]


On March 8: What’s so different about raising a gifted child?

Calling all Washington State Gifted Families: Come make new friends while attending a conference designed JUST FOR YOU! The Northwest Gifted Child Association (NWGCA) is the oldest and largest Washington […]


UW Robinson Center for Young Scholars Hosting Event Today

Some news from the UW Robinson Center for Young Scholars: Our 3rd Annual Alumni Speaker Series is TODAY! Friday Oct. 25. Come hear a panel of former students share their experiences […]


Handouts from Dr. Linda Silverman’s Oct. 21 Talk Are Now Available

Aud-Seq Characteristics Comparison (2) Parenting throughout the Lifespan-2column 2011 (1) Reading Readiness Ideas for VSLs (2) Teaching Mathematics to Non-Sequential Learners The Visual-Spatial Identifier (1) VSL An Introduction-4 (1) VSL-Quiz […]


Sep 25th: Austina De Bonte Presentation and CPA General Meeting

Please join us Wednesday, September 25th at 7:00pm in the Terrace Park Commons for a dynamic and insightful presentation by: Austina De Bonte President of Northwest Gifted Child Association (NWGCA) […]


“Race to Nowhere” FREE Showings

The Challenge Parents Association (CPA) is hosting showings of the movie “Race to Nowhere.” Race to Nowhere is a call to action for families, educators, and policy  makers to challenge current assumptions on how to best prepare the youth of  America to become healthy, bright, contributing and leading citizens. Raise your awareness about our children, who sometimes put themselves under so much pressure to be perfect.

Register for your FREE tickets online:

Friday, May 17 @ 7 PM http://www.racetonowhere.com/epostcard/6815
Saturday, May 18 @ 3 PM http://www.racetonowhere.com/epostcard/6817
Saturday, May 18 @ 7 PM http://www.racetonowhere.com/epostcard/6816


Monthly Math Hour & Math Playground at UW

Sunday, May 5, at 1 pm, the Monthly Math Hour at University of  Washington presents “How to Win Some Games You’ve Never Heard Of” by Prof.  Martin Tompa of the Computer Science and Engineering department. FREE math lecture for grades 6-10 in Savery Hall 260.

No RSVP required.

Across the hall from the Math Hour, there will be a FREE Math Playground for students grades 1-4, presented by Prime Factor Math Circle.  FYI, Prime Factor  also hosts afterschool math circles for grades 3-9, and is starting a new summer camp program this summer.