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2e: Twice Exceptional

Documentary

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Where: Silver Spring Civic Center, 8525 Fenton, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Presenter: Julie Skolnick, M.A., J.D., Director of With Understanding Comes Calm, LLC in partnership with SENG – Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted.

Join parents, teachers and 2e professionals for this incredible, award winning documentary and a chance to meet and greet experts in giftedness and learning differences. This full screening event includes exhibitors, give away bags, raffle, introduction about the gifted and 2e profile and Q/A!

Fee: $8.50 per person. Purchase tickets at: WithUnderstandingComesCalm.brownpapertickets.com

For more information: please go to With Understanding Comes Calm


NAGC and Feynman School Parent Day

National Association for Gifted Children

When: Saturday, May 6, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where: Feynman School, 6300 Tilden Lane, Rockville, MD 20852

Presenters: Jonathan Plucker from Johns Hopkins University, Brian Housand from East Carolina University, and others

This adult-only event is open to all parents of gifted and talented children, pre-school through high school, and parents who think their child may be gifted. You should attend if you would like to learn about:

  • How to support your child’s education at home
  • How to encourage creativity and curiosity
  • Programs that will challenge your gifted child and keep her/him engaged
  • The intersection of STEM and Art
  • Preparing your gifted child for the future

Gather resources at our Exhibit Hall. Enjoy lunch from visiting food trucks.

Fee: Free. RSVP required by April 28, 2017.  Register here.

For more information: please go to Parent Day.


 SENG 2017 Annual Conference

Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted

When: August 3-6, 2017

Where: Chicago Marriott Naperville

SENG Conferences prioritize recognition, understanding and acceptance of the social and emotional needs of the gifted population.  Join us for a spectacular event dedicated to education, support and community.

For more information: please go to SENG Annual Conference


NAGC 2017 Annual Convention

National Association for Gifted Children

When: November 9-12, 2017

Where: Charlotte, NC

NAGC’s mission is to support those who enhance the growth and development of gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building, and research. We aim to help parents and families, K-12 education professionals including support service personnel, and members of the research and higher education community who work to help gifted and talented children as they strive to achieve their personal best and contribute to their communities.

For more information: please go to NAGC Annual Convention