GIFTED AND TALENTED NEWS
Colorado Association for Gifted and Talented (CAGT) has their annual conference on October 20th & 21st! Check out their website for more information: http://www.coloradogifted.org/conference
Register at http://www.coloradogifted.org/nagc-2012-110.html
The parent night is Monday, Oct. 20th and it is a wonderful experience. Please let me know if you would like more information.
Cherry Creek Association for Gifted and Talented: The Cherry Creek Association for Gifted and Talented information: You are invited to the Cherry Creek GT community meeting on November 5. Please join us; our meetings are open to any interested stakeholders. All are welcome; teachers, administrators, parents, grandparents, etc.
Our meeting agenda includes time for you to share your concerns, questions, and ideas. We'd like to hear how Cherry Creek GT may help you and your children learn more about giftedness and navigate gifted educational opportunities.
NOVEMBER 5: CHERRY CREEK GT HOSTS REBECCA LOPEZ: 2E LEARNERS
When: 6:30-8:00 PM, Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Where: Smoky Hill Public Library, 5430 S. Biscay Circle, Centennial, 80015
TOPIC: Twice-Exceptional Learners
Rebecca Lopez, Cherry Creek School District SPED Coordinator for Twice Exceptional Programming will present on Twice-Exceptional (2E) learners. Twice-Exceptional learners are formally identified as having a learning disability, emotional disorder, communication disorder, and/or physical disability AND are also formally identified as gifted in one or more areas including intellectual ability, specific academic ability, or are recognized for extraordinary talent in creative and/or artistic areas or leadership.
For more information, see: http://www.cherrycreekschools.org/StudentAchievement/Pages/TwiceExceptional.aspx
MARK your calendars: CHERRY CREEK SCHOOLS' ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR GIFTED AND TALENTED When: 5:00-6:30 PM, Thursdays, December 11, 2014, February 19 & April 23, 2015 Where: Student Achievement Resource Center (SARC), 14188 E. Briarwood Ave. Centennial, 80112
Join Cherry Creek GT at the Cherry Creek Schools' Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented. The purpose of this Advisory Council is to "offer a means for district and building level representatives to focus on the development and implementation of goals for Gifted and Talented Education and to provide a network for communication, support, and accountability." Anyone is welcome to attend the Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented meetings. "If you have a formally-identified gifted child who is willing to participate, we would be delighted to have him/her join us for any of the meetings." For information, please call 720-554-5052 or go to http://www.cherrycreekschools.org/GT/Pages/default.aspx
Please join my COLE site. I will be posting information on my COLE page this year instead of my GT page on the school's website. This site is easy to navigate and you can get the Schoology app on your smart phone. After you log onto COLE, go to Groups and click Join. The access code is: X635D-DKP87.