Advanced Academic Services is part of the Austin Independent School District. This blog provides information, activities, and events regarding advanced academics and high ability children and teens. Smart without compromise. Potential without limits.

Friday, February 15, 2013

UT Hosts Explore UT 2013

Saturday, March 2, 2013
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
FREE for everyone!
On March 2, The University of Texas at Austin hosts its 14th annual Explore UT, the biggest open house in Texas.
Explore UT provides an opportunity for visitors to examine the rich and varied programs that are a part of everyday life on this campus. Explorers will discover in the schedule of activities something to thrill the kid in all of us.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Austin ISD GT Parent Lecture Series

“Crafting Creativity in Your Child”
February 21, 2013
6:00-7:30 p.m.
McCallum High School
5600 Sunshine Dr.
Austin, Texas 78756

For more information contact Cyd Rogers at 414-6746.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Austin’s Own Buffalo Soldiers

Monday, February 4, 2013

Texas Association for Gifted and Talented Parent Mini-Conference

February 16, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Round Rock ISD
Walsh Middle School
3850 Walsh Ranch Boulevard
Round Rock, Texas
Keynote Address: Keynote address will be delivered by Dr. Richard Olenchak, University of Houston on Nurturing Hope: The Foundation for Talent Development. Break-out sessions will focus on parenting strategies, meeting the social and emotional needs of gifted youth, educational enrichment and services, and other relevant topics. Additional information available at