KAGE Parent Night Fall 2018

KAGE Parent Night Fall 2018

A session designed to provide parents with information and ideas to use in parenting their gifted children. 
(Co-Sponsored by LexKAGE)

Monday, September 24, 2018, 7:00 – 8:00 pm (Eastern Time)

Location: Lexington, exact location to be announced.

Working with the School to Meet the Needs of Your Gifted Child

presented by Mary Evans, Ed.D.

About the program: Advocating for your gifted child at school can seem like a daunting task.  This session will offer tips to help you and your child communicate with school personnel so you can work more effectively as a team to address your child’s unique needs.

About the speaker:

MARY EVANS, Ed.D., a National Distinguished Principal (2013), is a program developer at The Center for Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University and works with the Reaching Academic Potential (RAP) Project through the Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Program. She works with statewide dissemination of information and strategies for reducing the Excellence Gap in Kentucky. In her work with the Javits RAP Project, she is assisting with the implementation of the Young Scholars model at five very diverse, high poverty elementary schools in Louisville, Kentucky by providing professional development for teachers and administrators. Dr. Evans is the former principal of Cumberland Trace Elementary in Bowling Green, Kentucky.  Under her leadership, Cumberland Trace Elementary was named a School of Distinction for scoring in the top 2% of elementary schools in Kentucky on the state assessment. She received her Ed.D in Educational Leadership from The University of Louisville.

 

Parent Night registration is FREE for current KAGE members and $10 for non-members (this includes a trial three-month KAGE membership. This trial membership allows you all the benefits of KAGE membership, including the KAGE newsletter, for three months.  At the end of the trial period we hope you will renew at the $30 yearly rate!) If you have questions about your KAGE membership contact the KAGE office at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PARENT NIGHT.

REDUCED FEES FOR PARENTS TO ATTEND THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE:
KAGE is offering a special opportunity for parents to attend the KAGE Fall Workshop. Fees for the KAGE 2018 Fall Workshop on September 24 will be half-price for parents and guardians of gifted children.  Please note: you may not be a certified employee of any educational system to take advantage of this offer.  For more information, contact the KAGE office at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301.

CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO FALL WORKSHOP PAGE

last updated 08/09/2018