CHAT Night on Summer Programs Brookdale Library Thursday 5 February 2015

Chapter Event

MCGT CHAT night on summer programs for gifted children, free and open to the public, hosted by MCGT Homeschoolers Chapter. The location is Brookdale Library Meeting Room C, 6125 Shingle Creek Pkwy. Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 The CHAT night is scheduled from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Karl Bunday will give an overview of selected academic...
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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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Executive Functioning and Student Achievement

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February 27, 2015, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Students who struggle with Executive Functioning (EF) may have difficulty with organizational skills, planning, time management and execution. The neuroscience of EF and practical tools to help young thinkers strengthen their EF muscles will be examined in this workshop. There will be a special emphasis on the development of...
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Robbinsdale MCGT presents…Creative Workshop Day!

Who can attend: Grades K thru 5 When: Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, 9am ­ 12 noon Where: Mount Olivet Lutheran Church of Plymouth, 12235 Old Rockford Road, Plymouth Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software
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Minnetonka Chapter Meeting Tuesday 27 January 2015 in Excelsior

The Minnetonka Chapter (District 276) of MCGT will host a general information and discussion meeting for parents at the Excelsior branch of the Hennepin County Library on Tuesday 27 January 2015 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. The only set topic is open discussion of issues of most interest to members, with a goal of helping...
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Advocacy vs Adversary – St Croix Valley Chapter

St Croix Valley

Guest Speaker Kathy Geary – Advocacy vs Adversary Thursday March 26 6:30, Stillwater Junior High Guest Speaker Kathy Geary is a MCGT Board member who’s primary focus of work on the MCGT Board is advocacy. Join us as Kathy facilitates a conversation on how to be collaborative, not adversarial as we work with teachers...
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CHAT Night in Stillwater Thursday 15 January 2015 6:30pm

Chapter Event

The St. Croix Valley Chapter of MCGT welcomes area parents, caregivers, educators, and MCGT members from across the region for a C.H.A.T. Night discussion centered on Dr. Jim Delisle’s 2014 book, Dumbing Down America: The War on Our Nation’s Brightest Young Minds (And What We Can Do to Fight Back). C.H.A.T. signals the purpose...
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Prior Lake/Savage chapter meeting

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Prior Lake/Savage chapter meeting When: Thu, February 12, 7:00pm – 8:30pm Where: WestWood Elementary Media Center 5370 WestWood Dr. SE Prior Lake, MN 55372 (map) Description: Thursday February 12 7pm Roundtable discussion on intensities When: 7-8:30pm Thursday February 12 Where: WestWood Elementary Media Center 5370 WestWood Dr. SE Prior Lake, MN 55372 Description: Prior...
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