KAGE Conference 2018 Paula Olszewski-Kubilius


PAULA OLSZEWSKI-KUBILIUS, Ph.D. is the director of the Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University and a professor in the School of Education and Social Policy. Over the past 30 years, she has created programs for all kinds of gifted learners and written extensively on issues of talent development, particularly on programming for under-represented gifted students. She has served as editor of Gifted Child Quarterly, co-editor of the Journal of Secondary Gifted Education and editorial review board member for Gifted and Talented International, The Roeper Review, and Gifted Child Today. She is currently vice-chair of the board of trustees of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy and a member of the board of directors of the Illinois Association for Gifted Children. She also serves on the advisory boards for the Center for Gifted Education at the College of William and Mary and the Robinson Center for Young Scholars at the University of Washington. She is the immediate past president of the National Association for Gifted Children from whom she received the Early Scholar Award in 1987, the Distinguished Scholar Award in 2009, and the GCQ Paper of the Year Award in 2011.


Monday, February 26, 8:00-9:15 a.m. – General Session, Keynote Address: Gifted Education at a Crossroad? Where the Research is Leading Us and the Implications for Serving High Potential Gifted Students

Monday, February 26, Administrators Institute: Talent Development as a Framework for Gifted Education: Implications for Practice

Monday February 26, 1:00-3:30, M6: Equitable Identification Strategies and Program Models for Low Income Gifted Students


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last updated 02/08/2018