BRIAN HOUSAND, PhD., is the coordinator of the Academically or Intellectually Gifted program at University of North Carolina Wilmington. Dr. Housand earned a PhD in educational psychology at the University of Connecticut with an emphasis in both gifted education and instructional technology. He served two terms on the National Association for Gifted Children’s Board of Directors as a Member-At-Large. Along with his wife Dr. Angela Housand and Dr. Joe Renzulli, he co-authored Using the Schoolwide Enrichment Model with Technology. He is also the author of Fighting Fake News! Teaching Critical Thinking and Media Literacy in a Digital Age. Brian has worked in education as a classroom teacher, a teacher of the gifted, and a university professor for over twenty years. As a speaker and consultant, he has presented in 36 states, Canada, Australia, and South Korea. Brian is a lover of technology, Star Wars, video games, and fonts, and he proudly identifies himself as a geek.
Monday, February 25:
Keynote: Constructing a Culture of Creativity
Morning Session: Fighting Fake News! Tools and Tactics for Becoming a SUPER Critical Thinker in a Digital Age
Afternoon Session: What’s Your Problem?!?
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last updated 11/028/2018