Loading…
This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
Welcome to the 57th Annual California Association for the Gifted Conference!
Get social with #cagcon

Saturday, February 23 • 7:45am - 8:45am
College Night: Or, How to Change an 8th Grader's World

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Limited Capacity seats available

What changes when a student finds self-empowerment and purpose by setting specific goals and high expectations for their achievement? College Night is an 8th-grade PBLU project that becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy as students prepare their transition to high school. And really, it's not about college, it's about middle schools and high schools partnering as 8th graders become high school students arriving on campus with a game plan for a successful high school career that will include academics, athletics, clubs, community service and more as students learn what they want to work toward.

Speakers
avatar for Jennifer Hoy

Jennifer Hoy

Teacher, Washoe County School District, GATE Deparment
After starting her professional life with a B.S. in Business Administration, Jenny discovered that her true mission and passion in life was to spend her days in a classroom surrounded by children, books, and writer's notebooks. Jenny was named WCSD Middle School Teacher of the Year... Read More →


Saturday February 23, 2019 7:45am - 8:45am
Andreas Room

Attendees (10)




Twitter Feed