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Welcome to the 57th Annual California Association for the Gifted Conference!
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Saturday, February 23 • 7:45am - 8:45am
The Power of Strength-Based, Talent-Focused Learning

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For too long students with wonderfully diverse minds are viewed by what they can’t do. Educational efforts center around fixing what is broken rather than enhancing what they can do. Experience what can happen when curriculum, instruction, and learning opportunities are informed by celebrating their gifts, talents, and interests. Specifically, you will learn how to:
  • Identify strengths, talents, and interests
  • Leverage strengths for skill development
  • Use strengths, interests, and talents for engagement in learning
  • Engage students in talent development opportunities: a non-negotiable for 2e learners

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Dr. Susan Baum

Director of Research and Professional Development, Bridges Academy
Susan Baum, Ph.D. directs the 2e Center for Research and Professional Development at Bridges Academy. Susan is widely published in the field of gifted education including her seminal book (in its 3rd edition), To Be Gifted and Learning Disabled. Her expertise in twice exceptionality... Read More →

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

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