Pikes Peak Pop-Up Conference for Gifted Education 2019

March 9, 2019 @ 9:00AM — 12:00PM

We welcome Dr. Linda Silverman to Colorado Springs on March 9th! Dr. Silverman is an international author, speaker, and founder of the Gifted Development Center in Denver. Dr. Silverman will hold a keynote presentation from 9am to 10am, followed by informal breakout sessions ​including one by Guiding Bright founder, Tina Harlow. Tickets are $10 online through March 8. Tickets at the door or on March 9 are $15 online. Seating is limited, so please reserve your ticket/s online as soon as possible. The proceeds are used to provide an honorarium for our special guests and the work of our Center for Gifted Resources that serves families across the Pikes Peak Region.

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Dr. Silverman is an international speaker, world-renowned in gifted education. She will share information on how to identify and serve gifted children with the whole child in mind. Tina Harlow, LCSW, specializes in counseling for gifted children and families, and will share information for teachers concerning how to support parents with intensities and concerns, and strategies for supporting intensities in students that show up in the classroom.

Other sessions are open to teachers across the Pikes Peak Region who want to present what they're doing, or lead a breakout topic discussion of interest to local educators. These sessions include: Talent Identification in the Pikes Peak Region (TIPP), STEAM Day activities and connections you can take and use, and more. If you have an idea of a session you would like to lead, send it to https://www.facebook.com/AcademyACL.ResourceCenter... or by email: ResourceCenter@academyacl.org

Come and enjoy time with Linda, Tina, and your peers around the Pikes Peak Region as we share ideas and information.