General Education Services
Gifted and Talented

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Sue Jordan


(254) 297-1161

Andi McNair


Joshua Essary


Kari Espin


Jessica Torres



Gifted & Talented

Do you want support to ensure compliance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted and Talented students? We are here to help you meet the unique needs of gifted learners. The Gifted and Talented Support Service provides professional development and expert assistance to PK-12 teachers and administrators in the ESC Region 12 area.


  • 30 hours of basic training

  • Annual six-hour update on various topics

  • 6-hour training for administrators and counselors

  • Online basic training

  • Evidence-Based Professional Development

  • Expert Assistance

  • Ongoing Communication

GT Training Flyer 2019

Save the Date for our 2020 GT Summer Conference - Soaring to New Heights! 

June 10th & 11th and August 6th, 2020

Reach for new heights in gifted education. Attend one of our three conference days this summer as we examine instructional strategies focused on student creativity, differentiation in all content areas, and the social-emotional needs of gifted students. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with other gifted educators and choose from a variety of sessions to meet the needs of their gifted students.

Conference website and registration information coming soon!