Gifted Education Advisory Committee


To aid the Superintendent and School Board in matters pertaining to the education and identification of gifted and talented students in the school system.

To review annually the adopted Plan for Instruction for Gifted and Talented Students, and review the extent to which the plan for the previous year was implemented, and make recommendations for amendment to the plan.

Authority: School Board Policy 5.12 (I-6)

Appointment Month: May & June
Term: July 1 - June 30 for three years
Composition: 7 community members 1 student

Local Plan for the Education of the Gifted - 2016-2021

Meeting Dates:(All meetings are held at the FCCPS Central Office, 150 South Washington Street, Suite 400, from 6:30-8:00)

Click here to see the dates, locations, and times for each meeting.

Meeting Agendas

October 3, 2019
December 5, 2019
February 6, 2020
April 2, 2020

Meeting Minutes:

October 3, 2019
December 5, 2019
February 6, 2020
April 2, 2020

Committee Members:
Janet Kahn
Carolyn Bruce
Amy Rogers
Shilpa Satoskar (Co-Chair)
Komal Bazaz Smith (Co-Chair)

Patricia Seo-Mayer
Amy Rogers
Nancy Fisher

FCCPS Staff:
Beth Green (MDES and TJES K-2
Heidi Lang, TJES 3-5
Susan Deal, MEHMS 6-8
Dan Coast, GMHS 9-12

Administrative Liaisons: 
William Bates, Chief Academic Officer (wbates@fccps.org)
Jeanne Seabridge, Director of Research, Assessment & Accountability (jseabridge@fccps.org)
School Board Liaison:
Laura Downs
GMHS Student Representative: 
Megan Boesen