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Cynthia Bolton

Head of Gifted Education - Qatar Foundation

Cynthia Bolton, M.Ed., is Head of Gifted Education for the Qatar Foundation in Doha, Qatar. Prior to coming to Qatar in 2016, she spent three years at the International School of Stuttgart, taught master’s level classes in gifted education at Arizona State University and spent over 20 years teaching gifted students. She has been recognized for her contributions to the field of gifted education by Qatar Foundation, AAGT, SUSD, PVUSD, et.al. She frequently speaks on the academic and social-emotional needs of gifted students and the development of gifted education programs in international schools: HAGT 2020, 2021, EdEx Qatar – 2019 & 2020, Qatar Math Day 2020, ACS-MENA 2020, TLF-Q 2016, 2018 AGIS 2014 & 2015, ECHA 2015, WCGTC 2016. She received her Master’s in Gifted Education from Arizona State University and has completed the International Leadership program through the International Principal’s Training Center. You can follow her on Twitter @clbolton66