Day of Sharing for Teachers of the Gifted

 

 

 

 

We offer a fall and a spring Day of Sharing for Teachers of the Gifted. This conference offers teachers, psychomotrists, and administrators the opportuntiy to hear about topics important to teaching gifted students as well as information about the status of Gifted Education in our state. Participants are encouraged to share ideas that they are using to teach the gifted students in their classrooms.

 

  

2015 Spring Day of Sharing for Teachers of the Gifted will be held on March 31, 2015

Day of Sharing for Teachers of the Gifted
DATE: March 31, 2015 TIME: 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
PLACE: The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg Campus, R.C. Cook University Union, Rooms A/B
Crowd Funding and Gifted Students
Dr. Kevin Besnoy, Assistant Professor
Gifted and Talented Education, College of Education, University of Alabama
Connecting the Gifted to Digital Writing
Dr. Suzanne Mckee-Waddell, Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education, The University of Southern Mississippi
Twitter, Google and Social Media for Teachers of Gifted
Dr. William Deyamport, District Instructional Technologist, Hattiesburg Public School District
Screening, Assessments and Referrals
Dr. Betty M. Merhundrew, School Psychometrist, Ocean Springs School District
MAGC and 21st Century Skills
Carol Paola, Executive Director, Mississippi Association for Gifted Children
Twice-Exceptional Learners
Dr. Kevin Besnoy, Assistant Professor
Gifted and Talented Education, College of Education, University of Alabama
Highly Gifted Students and STEM Education
Dr. Pola Jakacki, Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education, The University of Southern Mississippi
Time for Sharing: Materials, Mini-Units, Activities, Ideas, Products
Presentations by Teachers of the Gifted
Registration will take place from 8-8:45 a.m. at the R.C. Cook University Union, Rooms A/B.
CEUs (.5) will be offered for $20. Please bring a check for that amount payable to
The University of Southern Mississippi. Cash and credit cards will not be accepted.
Coffee and cookies will be served.

 

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 Downloadable Spring_Day_of_Sharing_Brochure

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