We welcome you, the reader, to this source of inspiration
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. Tears and laughter, pain and joy are powerful emotions which bring us all together as one in this field of gifted education. 
We must nurture the essence of the child and more importantly, it is up to us to advance gifted education. By Tuteira Pohatu, 2009.Welcome to giftEDnz

Your national professional community in gifted and talented education


2015 Issue 3 imageCheck out the recently added New Zealand publications on the resources page.

Issue 3 of giftEDnewz is out now! Make sure your membership is up to date to receive the latest issues as they are released.

See you at the AGM. Mark it on your calendar now!  Wednesday 17 February 2016. See the events page for more information.


Recently the Chairs of giftEDnz, New Zealand Association for Gifted Children (NZAGC) and the New Zealand Centre for Gifted Education (NZCGE) recently met with representatives from the Ministry of Education to discuss key issues of current significance.

Take a look at more of the latest advocacy and publicity activities of giftEDnz.


We need your help to get the word out about giftEDnz. The work of our organisation is relevant to professionals in many and varied roles. Below is a recently released promotional video exploring multi-exceptionalities and how giftEDnz is relevant in providing professional support to Early Interventionists.

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Come and explore the giftEDnz website and find out:

  • about the organisation
  • what it means to be a part of the giftEDnz community
  • new, previous and current activities
  • our new giftEDnz promotional flyer
  • and more…

Let your curiosity guide you.

Feel inspired.

Become a member of giftEDnz’s motivated and passionate community of professionals working to nurture Aotearoa’s gifted and talented students.

Join giftEDnz today.

Our thanks to:
The Todd Foundation for their generous support in establishing giftEDnz.