Kayla Steffens' Biography
Kayla is a founding board member and currently serves as the Vice President of SoMe CAGT, a 501(c)3 non-profit supporting gifted and twice-exceptional students in the South-Metro Denver area.
She works as a secondary math teacher. Prior to teaching, she worked as a college advisor.
She serves as the Regional Director of South Metro Destination Imagination. Additionally, she serves as a graduate assistant working to develop a teacher education position paper for the World Council of Gifted and Talented.
Kayla holds a BA in Psychology and Sociology and an MA in Curriculum and Instruction with specializations in Gifted Education and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners (endorsed through the Colorado Department of Education). She is currently working toward her EdD in Curriculum and Instruction specializing in Gifted Education. Her research interests include creativity, giftedness, and diverse populations.
She was identified gifted in 3rd grade.