Building Executive Functioning Skills
The Absent-minded Professor is more than a funny show: it’s the reality of life for many gifted individuals. In this session we’ll explore how to help students strengthen their skills in this area. You’ll learn practical tips you can implement right away in homes and classrooms.
Lisa Van Gemert shares best practices in education with audiences around theworld. She is an expert consult to television shows including Lifetime’s "Child Genius," a writer of award-winning lesson plans, numerous articles on social psychology and pedagogy, and four books, including the award-winning Perfectionism: A Practical Guide to Managing Never Good Enough. A former teacher, school administrator, and Youth & Education Ambassador for Mensa, she shares resources for educators and parents on her websites giftedguru.com and vocabularyluau.com.
December 1, 2020, 6:30 pm.
This webinar will NOT be recorded for replay so please be sure to watch it live. We will share it in our Webinar Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/alabamagiftedwebinarseries) in case our Zoom room is overloaded but will be taken down afterwards.
Professional Development will NOT be awarded for Parent Webinars. Teachers and administrators or welcome to attend, but we will not be awarding PD for these webinars.
Gifted Education Month
AAGC is happy to celebrate January as Gifted Education Month (GEM)! During the month we are asking all gifted educators, students, and parents to work together to raise awareness of the importance of gifted education.
Stay tuned for opportunities to participate in GEM activities, purchase a special edition GEM T-shirt. enter contests, and win Amazon gift cards!
Conference 2020 recordings will be uploaded soon to our website! We will email you the link when they are ready to view! This will be sent only to conference attendees.
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The mission of the Alabama Association for Gifted Children is to provide advocacy leadership, and support to assist educators, parents, and community partners in meeting the educational and affective needs of gifted children and youth in Alabama.