KAGE Conference 2020 Tuesday

7:00 am Registration Desk Opens
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 am KAGE Business Meeting
8:00 – 9:15 am General Session
   • KAGE Distinguished Student Award
   • Keynote: Richard D. Courtright, Ph.D. The Gifted and Talented: Who They Are, What They Need, And Why They Don’t Have It
8:00 am – 2:30 pm Visit the Exhibits
9:30 – 2:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
2:30 – 3:30 pm KDE Update with KDE Consultant

TUESDAY’S CONCURRENT SESSIONS (FORTHCOMING)

KDE UPDATE: Join KDE’s Education Academic Program Consultant for Gifted Education, Dina Chaffin, as she shares information regarding the new accountability system and other gifted education hot topics from across the state.

Tuesday concurrent sessions are presented by educators, exhibitors, and others who have much to share about practices, curriculum approaches, materials, insights, and more about gifted and high ability children. 

HAVE SOMETHING GREAT TO SHARE WITH YOUR COLLEAGUES? PROPOSALS TO PRESENT ON TUESDAY ARE ACCEPTED THROUGH NOVEMBER 21, 2019. 

Topics covered will include

  • Differentiating Curriculum
  • Advocacy
  • Shared Inquiry
  • Technology
  • Innovative Practices
  • Critical Thinking
  • Leadership
  • Creativity
  • Finding Resources
  • Underrepresented Populations
  • Project-Based Learning
  • Social and Emotional Needs of the Gifted
  • Identification
  • Questioning Techniques
  • Dual Credit
  • Specific Academic Areas
  • Enrichment
  • And more