THE 2014 GAM STUDENT CONTEST IS HERE!!
FACES OF GIFTED
Students: Do you love to be creative and make your own art? Use your love of creating artwork to advocate for gifted education. Create an original piece of artwork that shows others who the “faces of gifted” truly are. The “Faces of Gifted” Art Contest is for gifted students in Missouri.
The purpose of this contest is to get the message out about who the gifted programs in Missouri are helping. CONTEST DEADLINE FEBRUARY 3, 2014. Artists will be recognized at GAM Day at the Capitol.
GAM FACES OF GIFTED GUIDELINES
GAM FACES OF GIFTED ENTRY & RELEASE FORM
Gifted Education Week is February 24 - February 28, 2014
GAM DAY AT THE CAPITOL
Mark your calendars advocates! Teachers - bring your kids to GAM Day at the Capitol on
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2014
in the first floor rotunda!
GAM Day at the Capitol Program: 10:00am
Plan to visit your legislators that day (make appointments prior to).
9:30 - Arrive at Capitol in Jefferson City
Proceed to the Fourth Floor of the Capitol to be introduced in the House or Senate Galleries by GAM Friendly State Representatives and State Senators
10:00 - Legislators go into Session in the House and Senate Chambers - Introduction of Special Guests
10:30 - Attend Legislative Briefing in the First Floor Capitol Rotunda
Get an update on GAM's Legislative Agenda, and hear the latest actions at the Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
GAM State Awards Presentation
See www.mogam.org website to participate in contests
11:15 - Visit your Legislator - Ask them to support Gifted Education - See GAM's Legislative Platform
Lunch on your own or with your State Representative or State Senator.
Afternoon - Tour the Capitol, or other historic sights in Jefferson City, including the Supreme Court Building, Capitol Museum, etc.
**Please RSVP to Advocacy Chairman Sarah Ludlow at firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan to attend.**
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