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PICKING UP THE PIECES: Making Lemonade Out of the Lemon that was 2020

  • January 12, 2021
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Zoom

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PARENT WEBINAR SERIES, January 12, 2021

PICKING UP THE PIECES: Making Lemonade Out of the Lemon that was 2020

Update!  Brian said it is perfectly wonderful to have your students join in the conversation!  Hurry and register if you have not!


Well, 2020 happened. It felt like the world as we knew came crashing down and smashed into a million little pieces. And now, in 2021 we are picking up those pieces and trying to make sense of a new normal. But how do we move forward? Do we rebuild things in exactly the same way? Or do we use this as our opportunity to reinvent ourselves and the way that we do things. In this session for parents, teachers, and gifted kids, we will examine some strategies that we can all utilize to develop a creative and productive path forward to a great, big, beautiful tomorrow.

Brian Housand - Coordinator of theAcademically or Intellectually Gifted Program at the University of North Carolina Wilmington/Gifted 360

Brian also works as an educational consultant working with schools, districts, and educational organizations. His work focuses on the integration of technology and creativity into the learning environment. He is a self-proclaimed  GEEK. working as an educational consultant with schools, districts, and educational organizations. His work focuses on the integration of technology and creativity into the learning environment. 

 Brian taught 4th and 2nd grade, and then was an elementary teacher of the gifted in the Atlanta Metro Area. He earned a Masters and Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut in Gifted Education. He was a graduate research assistant at theNational Research Center on the Gifted and Talented at the University of Connecticut and worked to help develop the Schoolwide Enrichment Model Reading Framework (SEM-R). He was an Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Gifted Program at East Carolina University for 10 years. He served two terms on the Board of Directors of the National Association for Gifted Children as a Member-at-Large and served two years as the chair of the NAGC Computer and Technology Network. He co-authored Using the Schoolwide Enrichment Model with Technology with Angela Housand and Joe Renzulli. He wrote Fighting Fake News! Teaching Critical Thinking and Media Literacy in a Digital Age.

The cost is free to members!  

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Topic: Parent Webinar-Brian Housand

Time: Jan 12, 2021 06:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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