2019 MCGT Mini-Conference: Putting the Fun back in Gifted Parenting

  • February 02, 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Edina Community Center, Room 350, 5701 Normandale Road, Edina, MN 55424


(depends on selected options)

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MCGT Mini-Conference ~ Putting the Fun back in Gifted Parenting

Start the new year with this opportunity to learn, talk, and network with other parents, educators, professionals, and long-time advocates for gifted children.

What's Left to Write? Strategies to Reduce Writing Struggles with Cori Paulet

Getting stuck during the writing process is a common but frustrating experience. We'll cover some strategies to break down writing barriers while building confidence, creativity and engagement in writing.

Putting the F.U...n back into Parenting with Dr. Wendi Schirvar, Ph.D

We will focus on parenting strategies to improve bonding and compliance while decreasing conflicts.

Panel of Experts with Cori Paulet, Wendi Schirvar and Teresa Boatman. The last hour is a fun and interactive question and answer time about gifted children and parenting. 

When: Saturday, February 2, 2019, 9am to 12pm

Where: Edina Education Center, Room 350 ~ 5701 Normandale Road, Edina, MN 55424. 

Registration outside of room 350. Room 350 is in the northeast corner of the 3rd floor of the Edina Community Center.

Who: All those interested in supporting gifted and 2E students – educators, parents, and other caregivers and professionals welcome!

How: Go to www.mcgt.net and register online, or register onsite on the day. Cash, check or charge accepted.

Cost: Suggested donation: Members, $10, or 2 for $15

Non-members, $20 per person (join online or onsite for member rate)

Questions: Email info@mcgt.net, or call (952) 848-4906

Additional information:

Morning refreshments will be provided.

No childcare is available. This event is for parents, educators and other professionals ~ we will not have space, activities, or supervision for children at this event.

The Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented (MCGT) is a state-wide non-profit support and advocacy organization of parents, educators, and other professionals who live or work with gifted children and are interested in their education and well-being.

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