Date: Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 Time: 7:00 to 8:30 PM Location: Edina Community Center 5701 Normandale Road, Edina, MN 55424 Room 350 Email: [email protected] Description of Event It’s feeling rather wintry here, but it’s not too early to start thinking about summer. Join the Minnesota Council for the Gifted and […]

CHAT Night – Summer programs

Date: January 18, 2018 Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm Location: Edina Community Center, Room 311 Email: [email protected] This is a parent support group for those with highly gifted children. No requirements for attending. We will discuss topics pertaining to raising and educating highly gifted children. Description: The Parent Support Group for […]

Highly Gifted Kids: Parent Support Group Meeting

Date: Thursday, February 1, 2018 Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m. Location: Falcon Ridge Middle School, Lecture Room A, 12900 Johny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, MN Email: [email protected] Brief Description of Event Intensity, perfectionism, and early moral development go hand in hand with giftedness. As parents, these social emotional characteristics can lead […]

Event: Social Emotional Life of the Gifted

Date : January 16, 2018 Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm Location: Edina Community Center, Room 350, 5701 Normandale Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55424, Email: [email protected] Summary How do we encourage kids to “be all they can be,” in our increasingly perfectionistic, winner-take-all culture, without creating perfectionists? Speaker Tom Greenspon on January 16, […]

Tom Greenspon: Perfectionism

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm Location: Falcon Ridge Middle School, Lecture Room A, 12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55122 (Special Directions – Enter from the back of the building, front door is locked) Email: [email protected] A Meeting for Parents of GT Learners in […]

Educational Options for GT Learners in ISD 196

MCGT is deeply saddened by the loss of Betty Johnson, who served MCGT and the gifted community in Minnesota for over 50 years. Via Star Tribune  Johnson, Elizabeth G. “Betty” age 86, of Minnetonka, died peacefully on October 22 surrounded by her loving family. She will be deeply missed by […]

Betty Johnson – “Grandmother of Gifted Education in Minnesota”