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Welcome to the 57th Annual California Association for the Gifted Conference!
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Sunday, February 24 • 9:30am - 10:30am
Keeping the Light in Their Eyes: What Parents Need to Know Developing Talent

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As subjective as it may seem, bright eyes are perhaps the most important indicator of learning and one that we may be tempted initially to discount or ignore––especially for twice-exceptional students. What are parents’ optimal roles in support of their child’s cognitive, social, and emotional growth? Why is it essential to shift the focus away from “fixing” problems toward the recognition and encouragement of strengths, interests, and abilities?

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Dr. Robin Schader

Trustee, Bridges Academy
Robin Schader received her Ph.D. in Gifted and Talented Education from the University of Connecticut, where she was an Assistant Research Professor. Her work and research focuses on talent development, particularly with respect to the role of parents. Dr. Schader served as Parent... Read More →


Sunday February 24, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Mesquite D Room

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