Parent Day NAGC23!

Did you know that November 11 2023 is Parent Day at NAGC23?                             Register now!

Article from Psychology Today – Living with your gifted child’s intensity

Check out this article from Psychology Today

Gifted Education in Sarasota and Manatee County

Florida Gifted Education in Sarasota and Manatee County

How to ensure twice exceptional students don’t slip through the cracks from the Fordham Institute

Living With Your Gifted Child’s Intensity – From Psychology Today

Check out this article from Psychology Today!

Register for NAGC in Orlando!

You’re invited to join more than 2,000 educators, #gifted coordinators, psychologists, researchers, and caregivers as they gather to share best practices for supporting high-ability children. Registration is now open for #NAGC23!...

Join Us on Facebook Live!

We are starting a new series Engaging With The Florida Gifted Network where we will have monthly presentations on all things Gifted! Sunday, March 19th 12 pm EST

State Rule for Challenge Grants

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC): Read More...

Florida Gifted

Start here to learn more about the laws, rules, and state of Gifted Education in Florida


Advocacy tools and the latest research on Gifted Education



Seminal research articles, tools, and resources for gifted students and their famlies.

Events Calendar

Upcoming events, conferences, and Florida Gifted Network seminars


Join Us

Learn more about the Florida Gifted Network and join us! 


Our contact information and your regional representative

About Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Florida Gifted Network (FGN) is to educate the public on the needs of gifted learners and effectively advocate for issues that affect the rights of of these exceptional students and the services they receive. FGN, formerly PALS, is a non-profit Florida organization founded in 1987. FGN focuses on providing resources, networking and advocacy.

What We Do


  • Engage in networking and advocacy activities to ensure appropriate educational services for gifted learners.
  • Monitor state and national legislative and administrative issues in support of our gifted learners.
  • Develop the Florida Gifted Action Alerts to provide timely calls to action and updates on legislation, administrative rules, and Department of Education initiatives.
  • Communicate with DOE to provide a voice for parents of the gifted.
  • Network with other organizations such as the Florida Association for the Gifted (FLAG), the Coalition for the Education of Exceptional Students (CEES) and the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC).
  • Provide resources & support to county-wide parent groups.

Who We Are

Allison Bermer

Audrey Borden

Carolyn Burk Hutchins

Jennie Jones

Jenni Sanguiliano Lonski

Jennifer Martin

Ashley Phelps

Viviana Prieto

Bess Hope Wilson


How To Get Involved

Stay up to date with the Florida Gifted Network throughout Facebook page, and through our email list (note: some school districts might send our newsletters to SPAM!) 

How To Donate

The Florida Gifted Network is a registered non-profit that relies on donations from supporters like you! Donate through our secure link, or during one of our Donation Drives on our Facebook page.

The Florida Gifted Network is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of the Internal Revenue Code, donations to which are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.  In accordance with IRS regulations, this letter will confirm that no goods or services will be given in return for this donation.

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