Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

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10 October 2013 CHAT Night at Burnhaven Library

talkingEvent: October 2013 CHAT Night

Topic: Is My Child Gifted or Just Smart? Characteristics of Gifted Children
Date: Thursday 10 October 2013
Time: 6:30 – 8:00pm
Location: Burnhaven Library – 1101 W. County Road 42, Burnsville MN 55337 (across from Burnsville Center)
October CHAT Night
(Connect, Help, Advocate, Talk)
Our October discussion topic is characteristics of gifted children. We will discuss strengths and challenges, learning and thinking styles, and Overexcitabilities. Suggested pre-reading is The Tortoise and the Hare, Take Two, by Kathleen Casper. This article can be found at this link:


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under resources.

CHAT Nights are facilitated round table discussions. Come and plan to participate! This event is free of charge. This is open to everyone—fee free to bring a friend! Visit


Note: There is no child care provided at this CHAT Night.
Hosted by the following chapters of the Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented:
Burnsville-Eagan-Savage (BESCGT)
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan (RAVE)
Lakeville (
Prior Lake-Savage (SPAN)
Bloomington (BCGT)