MCGT Giftedness 101 Mini-Conference Saturday 18 April 2015

REGISTRATION FORM The 2015 MCGT Giftedness 101 Mini-Conference is an introduction to topics of interest to those who live and work with gifted children. If you think your child is gifted or identification has been made by school staff or another professional, the mini-conference is a good place to begin your journey of knowledge,...
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Welcome to MCGT!

Welcome to MCGT!

The Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented (MCGT) is a support and advocacy organization for parents and educators of gifted children. MCGT publishes a bi-monthly newsletter, hosts a member-only email discussion list, sponsors an annual state conference with special children’s programs, conducts monthly CHAT Nights and occasional topical seminars, promotes advocacy at all levels...
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St. Croix Valley Chapter Meeting 26 March 2015

Kathy Geary of the MCGT board will speak Thursday 26 March 2015 in Stillwater on the topic “Advocacy versus Adversary.” When: Thursday March 26 6:30pm Where: Stillwater Junior High School 523 Marsh St W Stillwater, MN 55082 Guest speaker Kathy Geary is a MCGT Board member who’s primary focus of work on the MCGT...
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Prior-Lake Savage Chapter Meeting 24 March 2015

SPAN’s next meeting will take place on Tuesday March 24 at 7pm in the WestWood Media Center. Westwood Elementary School 5370 WestWood Drive SE Prior Lake, MN 55372 The meeting will feature Katy Hallberg, former high school math teacher and gifted specialist, who will speak on underachievement. Teacher CEU certificates will be available. Katy...
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March 2015 Homeschool Chapter Meeting

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On Monday, March 16 the Homeschool Chapter of MN Council for the Gifted & Talented will meet at the Edina Community Center.  The topic this month is Language Arts Curriculums – which ones are best for gifted students?  Please bring your curriculum samples to share if you wish, or just come and share your experiences, ideas...
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2015 Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium

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Pre-Conference: June 7, 2015 Administrator Day: June 8, 2015 General Symposium: June 8-11, 2015 For complete details visit http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/StuSuc/GiftEd/059387 The Seventh Annual Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium provides an opportunity for educators, administrators, counselors, psychologists, school board members and parents to gain a greater understanding of the unique needs of gifted and...
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Minnetonka Chapter Meeting 18 March 2015 at Ridgedale Library

Event: MCGT Minnetonka Chapter Meeting Location: Ridgedale Library, Meeting Room 172 12601 Ridgedale Dr. Minnetonka, MN 55305 Date: Wednesday 18 March 2015 Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm Discussion of resources for families of gifted learners and tips for school planning for students enrolled in or considering enrolling Minnetonka (District 276) schools.
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