We thank everyone who participated in our
20th Annual Gifted Convention in Naperville
Read "Gathering focuses on learning needs of gifted kids" -- Naperville Sun
Here are handouts from some of the presenters. They are available for download until the end of February.
Dina Brulles, Ph.D.
Susan Corwith, Ph.D.
- Demystifying Differentiation
- Choice and Challenge
- Talk to Me: Building Dialogue and Discussion into Common Core Lessons
- Infusing Creativity into Common Core Lessons
- Questions to Ignite the Gifted Mind
- Social and Emotional Needs of the Gifted
Penny Britton Kolloff, Ph.D.
Past Presidents' Reception celebrated the Arts
Performers for the evening included these:
Thank you to all of the exhibitors who shared resources with our convention attendees. Anderson's Book Store, Borenson and Associates, Camp Invention, The Center for Identity Potential, Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development, The Great Books Foundation, The Gulino Group and Nathan Levy Books, Hemisphere Educational Tours, Hickory Grove Press, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Illinois Association for Gifted Children, Illinois Association of School Social Workers, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, Pieces of Learning, Prufrock Press, Purdue University Gifted Education Resource Institute, Royal Fireworks Press, Science and Arts Academy, and Summer Institute for the Gifted.
See you next year for our
21st Annual Gifted Convention,
February 7-9, 2016,
again in Naperville!
Mary Ann Paradise and Jane Gorman