New England Conference on Gifted Education and Talent Development 2015

Cromwell, Connecticut
Thursday, October 22, 2015

2015 New England Conference on
Gifted Education and Talent Development

Great Expectations

Beyond the Standards: Developing Advanced Thinkers

New England Conference on Gifted Education and Talent Development 2015
Thursday, October 22, 2015 8:00 AM -
Saturday, October 24, 2015 3:30 PM (Eastern Time)

Crowne Plaza
860-635-2000
100 Berlin Road
Cromwell, Connecticut 06416
United States

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Great Expectations
Beyond the Standards:
Developing Advanced Thinkers

October 22-24, 2015
Crowne Plaza, Cromwell, CT

Friday Keynote  “Ignite Learning
with a Growth Mindset”

Janna Peskett, Director, Digital Content
and Curriculum Design, Mindset Works


CT Signature Series on Friday

Sally Reis, Joe Renzulli, Joyce VanTassel Baska and Sandra Kaplan 


Saturday Mini-Keynotes

Dr. Del Siegle, Head of the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Connecticut, and Past-President of NAGC, on "Advocacy for Gifted Children"

Kathryn Haydon and Jane Harvey, co-authors of Creativity for Everybody on
"Creative Thinking: A Path to Happiness and Deeper Learning"


Thursday Pre-Conference Leadership Event

"Meeting the Needs of Your Gifted and High-Ability Learners on a Tight Budget"

Friends of CAG Reception - Thursday, 5-7pm
(all invited)
Sponsored by the Neag Center for Creativity, Gifted Education, and Talent Development
at the University of Connecticut

Conference Registration Costs
$200 for Friday or Saturday, or $375 for both days
Saturday only Parent Packages start at $100
Thursday's Pre-conference Leadership Event is $100


Conference hosted by The Connecticut Association for the Gifted
  

             Co-sponsored by Connecticut Association of Boards of Education 



Platinum Sponsor  
    Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - www.jkcf.org  

Gold Sponsors 
Beacon School - www.beacon-ct.org/
Neag Center for Creativity, Gifted Education, and Talent Development at the University of Connecticut - https://www.gifted.uconn.edu/
Talcott Mountain Academy - www.talcottacademy.org
Talcott Mountain Science Center - www.tmsc.org
Summer Institute for the Gifted - www.giftedstudy.org
The Westport Day School - http://westportdayschool.org/

With Support From
Beacon Self-Directed Learning - http://www.beaconlearning.org/
Independent Investigation Method   www.iimresearch.com
Virtual Learning Academy Charter School   www.VLACS.org
Camp Invention   www.campinvention.org




 

 

Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Please print your invoice at the end of the registration process.  If you are paying with a purchase order, please give the invoice to your Accounts Payable person ASAP.  Payment is expected prior to conference start.  If you are not paying by credit card, make checks payable to CAG.  Mail checks and POs to:

    CAG
    P. O. Box 2598
    Westport, CT 06880
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