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SUMMER TRIP TO ENGLAND
May 25 - June 3, 2015

SCATS
June 7 - 19, 2015

VAMPY
June 21 - July 11, 2015

ADVANCED PLACEMENT SUMMER INSTITUTE
June 22 - 26, 2015

CAMP INNOVATE
June 29 - July 3, 2015

CAMP EXPLORE
July 6 - 10, 2015


THE ASSOCIATION FOR THE GIFTED (TAG) INVITES YOU TO TAG'S FALL INSTITUTE 

National experts in the field of gifted education will explore important issues concerning the education of children with gifts and talents. If you are interested in addressing the cognitive, social, and emotional needs of students from minority or impoverished backgrounds or students who are gifted yet have another exceptionality, then join us in Bowling Green, KY, for a day filled with information, learning, and sharing. From creativity to science, the highly gifted to twice-exceptional learners, topics should appeal to a wide range of participants.

 

PROGRAM


The program for the TAG Fall Institute has not been finalized.  

Mrs. Mary Cay Ricci will be leading the morning keynote entitled Mindsets in the Classroom.

Dr. Tarek Grantham will present Creativity and Equity: Re-visioning Gifted Education Policy & Practices for Under-represented Minority Students during the luncheon keynote.

Sample sessions and speakers for the institute include the following:

WHEN:  

 
Friday, September 12, 2014
 
 

WHERE:  

Knicely Conference Center
2355 Nashville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101


TIME:  

8:30am to 3:00pm Central Time

 

COST:

The cost of the Institute was $80 and includes lunch. 

  

SCHEDULE

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SESSION DESCRIPTIONS

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Please contact TAG President Julia Roberts at julia.roberts@wku.edu or 270-745-5991.

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