Illinois Association for Gifted Children

Session 5 - August 5, 2020, Virtual PD on the Patio Series: Supporting Advanced Learners from Culturally, Linguistically, and/or Economically Diverse Backgrounds

  • 08/05/2020
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Online
  • 2

Registration

  • Sign up for all 6 sessions and receive the special Member Bundle Rate of $100.00.

    Bundle rate is available while all sessions have openings. To register for all sessions at the bundle rate, email director@iagcgifted.org.
  • Sign up for all 6 sessions and receive the Regular Bundle Rate of $125.00.

    Bundle rate is available while all sessions have openings. To register for all sessions at the bundle rate, email director@iagcgifted.org.

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Illinois Association for Gifted Children "PD on the Patio" series 

Session 5: Supporting Advanced Learners from Culturally, Linguistically, and/or Economically Diverse Backgrounds


Looking for ways to maximize the potential and support high level learning for all of the students in your classroom? This session provides techniques and strategies for developing talent and providing equity and access to advanced programming for students from culturally, linguistically, and/or economically diverse backgrounds.

This session will be faciltated by Denise Kuchta and Dr. Adrienne Coleman.

Dr. Coleman, a Diversity & Inclusion speaker/researcher, serves as the Multicultural Education Specialist at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA).  In this role, she is responsible for promoting a culture that appreciates, affirms, and includes students, faculty, and staff from a multiplicity of cultural backgrounds, who have high talent and interest in mathematics and science.

Denise Kuchta  the Coordinator for Gifted, as well as the Mathematics Instructional Coach at Queen Bee School District 16, where she re-established the gifted program in 2015-2016. Throughout her career, she has worked closely with students in grades 3-8, specializing in mathematics, gifted education and acceleration for math and English/Language Arts, and special education and interventions.

Professional Development Hour: Participants who attend sessions and complete the required sign in, sign out, and evaluation sheets are eligible to receive 1 PD Credit.



Contact Us:

Illinois Association for Gifted Children

1500 Sullivan Road
Aurora, IL 60506

Ph: 630-907-5047
Fax: 630-907-5976

Email us at:

Director@iagcgifted.org


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