CT Assoc. for the Gifted Seeks Bd. Mbr. Experienced in Educational Leadership (School Principal)


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

The Connecticut Association for the Gifted (CAG), founded in 1969, is the pre-eminent parent, teacher and school resource, and legislative advocate forConnecticut’s talented and high-ability students. CAG provides families with information, resources and programs to benefit their gifted and talented children; educators with high-quality professional development; and Boards of Education with the tools to support talented students.

CAG is seeking an individual to serve as a Board member who is currently a school principal or is in another educational leadership role, and who is committed to having the needs of gifted and high-potential children better served throughout the state. CAG needs assistance in expanding its reach, awareness and G/T educational programming statewide -- including into underserved communities. Also important will be cultivating and maintaining relationships with - and helping to influence as appropriate - other educational leaders in communities and at the state level.

Responsibilities to include the following:

  • Collaborating with the Executive Director and Board leadership to plan, implement, evaluate and support comprehensive educational programming offerings including an expansion of CAG’s popular Minds in Motion series for children.
  • Help plan, implement, evaluate and support Professional Development programming for educators.
  • Identify opportunities and topics for advocacy on behalf of gifted and talented children.
  • Previous experience on a non-profit board is helpful

This is an unpaid (volunteer) position. To apply or for further information contact Lisa Garner at execdirector@ctgifted.org.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Program Management
  • Executive Admin
  • Professional Development
  • Community Outreach

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