Supporting professionals in addressing the

academic and social-emotional needs of highly able/gifted students

We hope that you will join us for the 2nd Annual Challenge for All Summit: Meeting the Needs of Highly Able Learners in Inclusive International Schools at the American School of Bombay in Mumbai, India.

Hosted by the High Ability/Gifted & Talented Learners Collaborative and the American School of Bombay, the Challenge for All Summit is intended for administrators, student support personnel, learning coaches, counselors, and teachers with an interest in or responsibility for the provision of services for highly able/gifted learners. A variety of workshop sessions, discussion forums and panels will emphasize practical application and action planning so that participants can return to their schools with a roadmap and a vision for future services.

Use this form to express your interest in attending and to provide input into the focus of the summit. Early Registration opens on September 2, 2019. For any queries, contact Anita Churchville at churchvillea@asbindia.org or at info@hagtcollaborative.org

Recent Events

Challenge for All Summit: Meeting the needs of highly able learners in an inclusive school

February 7 & 8, 2019 at Cairo American College, Cairo, Egypt #CFACairo2019


Upcoming Events

Challenge for All Summit: Meeting the needs of highly able learners in an inclusive school

February 7 - 8, 2020 at the American School of Bombay, Mumbai, India #CFAMumbai2020

Registration opens on September 2, 2019 - save the date!


HA | G & T Strategy Exploration

by Anita Churchville

February 2019: Ability Grouping


Fear of returning to the oft-criticized academic tracking of students has led progressive educators to be reticent to group highly able/gifted students by ability. However, recent research supports the effectiveness of ability grouping for the highest performers and, concomitantly, the detriments of the exclusive use of heterogeneous grouping.