New Teacher Workshop Agenda

Come learn more about:

-Nature and Needs of Gifted Students

-Assessing Student Needs for Identification

-Social Emotional Learning Workshop

-Curriculum & Instruction

-Creative Critical Thinking

-Gifted Advocacy

Helping Educators Meet The Unique Needs of Gifted Learners

Day 1 8:00-4:00
Registration
Introduction of NTW Leadership Team and GAM Welcome
State of the State
Keynote/Advocacy- Dr. Robin Lady and Dr. Richard Courtright
Identifying and Supporting High Ability Children
Parts of a Gifted Day Map/Outline
How to Begin: First Day Activities and Strategies
Lunch
Creativity Activities
Identification and Program Guidelines
Planetarium Show
**Evening event to follow


Day 2 8:00-12:00 
Equity in gifted programming
Curriculum Session Breakout
MO Gifted Certification
Advocacy on the State Level
Competitions
Lunch with the GAM Board

$150 Registration includes:

1. July 15-16 sessions

2. Quarterly Professional Development Sessions

3. Introductory GAM Membership

New Teacher Workshop is a special training for new teachers of gifted.  It is especially designed for teachers getting ready to begin or just ending their first year of teaching gifted.  

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