Gifted & Talented Conference

Understanding Gifted Students and Data-Driven Decision Making

Gifted Education Conference ~ April 20, 2022 

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Attend in-person or on Zoom

Please join us as our keynote speaker, Dr. Joseph Renzulli, discusses how to identify gifted students. Conference open to parents, educators, and administrators.

Dr. Joseph S. Renzulli is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Connecticut. His research has focused on the identification and development of creative/productive giftedness and total school improvement by using student strengths and interests to promote increased achievement and high levels of enjoyment, engagement, and creativity in school and learning. The former Director of the National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented in the United States, his books and articles have been translated into several languages and his work is widely used around the world. He was recently ranked third among the top 30 most influential educators in the world.

Breakout sessions:

Dr. Becky Mann: How to support gifted children, involve the school, and find programming support.

Susan Solomon: Diversity in giftedness. How are they identified and evaluated? What special considerations?

Kelley Senkowsk: Social/emotional traits of gifted students.

Denise Smyk: Data-driven decision-making - evaluating gifted students and programs.Dr. Kelly Margot: Parent involvement for gifted students.