KAGE Conference 2018 Lisa Van Gemert


LISA VAN GEMERT uses a combination of neuropsychology, pedagogy, humor, and technology to share best practices in gifted education with audiences around the world. Lisa is an expert consult to television shows including Lifetime’s “Child Genius,” writer of award-winning lesson plans, and author of the children’s and teachers’ guides to the National Book Festival, as well numerous published articles on social psychology and pedagogy. A former teacher, school administrator, and Youth & Education Ambassador for Mensa, she shares resources for educators and parents on her website giftedguru.com.




Monday, February 26, 9:30 am – noon, M1. Increasing Critical Thinking in the Classroom: A Practical Guide,

Monday February 26, 1:00-3:30, M5. Depth and Complexity: An Introductory Course

Tuesday, February 27, 8:00-9:15 a.m. Keynote: Letters to the Young Gifted

Tuesday, February 27

  • 9:30-10:20 a.m. – Supporting Gifted Students with Dyslexia

  • 10:30-11:20 a.m. – The Trifecta: How Blogging, the Peace Corps, and a Postcard can Transform a Class

  • 11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. – The DC Buffet: Classroom Activities Using the Depth & Complexity Framework

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last updated 02/08/2018