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Saturday, February 23


Powerful Strategies to Enhance the Learning of Gifted Students
Limited Capacity seats available

This workshop explores numerous, proven ways to reach gifted learners in challenging ways. Participants leave with a variety of new strategies and specific ideas to help pupils become better creative and critical thinkers. Bring your thinking caps and your funny bones.


Nathan Levy

President, Nathan Levy Books, LLC. Author/Consultant, Nathan Levy Books LLC
Nathan Levy Books LLC has dynamic educational books and information books for gifted and talented. Stories With Holes and Teachers’ Guide to Trauma are featured.

Saturday February 23, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am
Pueblo Room


Reading Is Thinking! Engaging the Minds of Advanced Readers
Limited Capacity seats available

In the teacher’s hands, models from William & Mary Language Arts units challenge the minds of advanced readers. The thinking models paired with complex texts encourage students to make interdisciplinary connections using the concept of change, while at the same time developing their skills in literary analysis, argumentative writing, and research. Session participants will understand how to implement the thinking models, and how the Integrated Curriculum Model, in every unit, challenges advanced readers. Handouts provided.


Jan Hayes

Educational Consultant, Kendall-Hunt Publishers
Jan Hayes is a GT consultant, presenting researched, exemplary gifted math and Language Arts curricula for Kendall Hunt and for Talent Program Solutions throughout the US. She served as International Fellow for the Department of Defense initiative to align all DoD Schools in current... Read More →

Saturday February 23, 2019 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Pueblo Room

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