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A parent & teacher Q&A with Dr. Karen B. Rogers on intellectual giftedness
February 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
We are very excited to welcome Professor Karen Rogers, Ph.D. of The University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis and Grayson Research Advisory board member to lead an insightful discussion on understanding the gifted student.
Dr. Rogers is Professor of Gifted Studies in the Special Education & Gifted Education Department at the College of Education, Leadership, and Counseling at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis. She is a Professorial Fellow at the University of Wollongong and an Honorary Professor at the University of New South Wales in Australia. She is past president of CEC-TAG, past SIG AERA chair for the Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent special interest group, and has been on the Board of Directors for NAGC. She is author of five books, with four more forthcoming, including Re-forming Gifted Education. She is a manuscript reviewer for all the major journals in gifted education (U.S. and Australia) and served a term as Associate Editor for the Journal for Advanced Academics. She has expertise in research-based gifted practices via research syntheses of the research in the field and has additional interests in arts education, cognitive processing, parenting, creativity, gifted program development and evaluation, and twice exceptional education.
We look forward to meeting you soon. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast will be served. Optional tours of our school will be offered from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.