Events



Upcoming events

    • October 27, 2021
    • January 12, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • Online via Zoom
    Register

     

    MDE Gifted Education Coordinator & Specialist VIRTUAL Series 2021-2022

    A collaboration of the Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented and the Minnesota Educators of the Gifted

    October 27, 2021, December 8, 2021, and January 12, 2022

    12:00 - 2:30pm

    *Sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to each event


    Fee for the 3-day series: $50 (a link to join the workshop will be sent prior to each meeting). Registration is required. 

    This training is intended for gifted education coordinators, specialists, and those with responsibility for planning school services for gifted students.


    October 27: Guest Speaker: Dr. Teresa Argo Boatman, Supporting Gifted Children During Stress


    December 8: Guest Speaker: Dr. Erinn Fears Floyd, Planning for Equitable Gifted and Talented Services


    January 12: Guest Speaker: Dr. Joy Lawson Davis, Collaborating with Families and Communities to Promote Talent Development 



    You are signing up for a three-day virtual workshop.

    Cost for the Series: $50.00

    $10 invoicing fee applies to all invoices, invoice 30 days after first workshop.


    Request for special accommodations must be submitted in writing and received a minimum of 14 business days prior to the start of the workshop. Please note, we are unable to provide copies of the presentation prior to the presentation.


    Online Registration opens on September 7, 2021

    Cancellation Deadline: Monday, October 27, 2021 (5pm)


    Fillable, Printable PDF Registration Form


    Contact - Registration Questions: Jennifer Farner, MCGT, 952.848.4906, info@mcgt.net

    Contact - Program Questions: Wendy Behrens, 651.582.8786, wendy.behrens@state.mn.us


    If you are paying by check or purchase order, please make your check payable to MCGT (Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented) and mail to:

    Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented

    5701 Normandale Road, Suite 162

    Edina, MN 55424



    • March 06, 2022
    Register


    Video Recording Access for

    MCGT 2021 Virtual Annual Conference ~

    Raising Critical Thinkers - and Curious Adults


    Keynote Speaker: Colin Seale, 

    founder and CEO of thinkLaw



    Did you miss the MCGT Annual Conference in November?

    Register today and have access to the conference session videos until March 6, 2022.

    $20 for MCGT members only.


    Link to videos will be in your confirmation email. Please allow us up to 24 hours to activate your access. Direct any questions to info@mcgt.net.


    Here's what attendees said: 


    "Colin Seale really spoke to parents in a real and authentic way - with a lot of humor."


    "I was able to leave with workable information that was thought provoking and usable."


    "Motivating and encouraging to find ways to help children become more independent and critical thinkers."


    "Most conferences I have a ton of notes and feel like I have to remember and use verbatim, I have concise short notes that I am already using."



    There are 3 videos available (each video approx. one hour):


    Session 1: The Question is the Answer: Unleashing Critical Thinking Through At-Home Discussions 


    Session 2: Why is Milk in the Back of the Supermarket: Practical Strategies to Support Critical Thinking at Home


    Session 3: Defeating I Don't Care Syndrome: Using Critical Thinking as a Tool to Motivate 



Past events

November 06, 2021 MCGT 2021 Annual Virtual Conference: Raising Critical Thinkers - and Curious Adults
September 18, 2021 Helping Talent Bloom: How to Recognize and Nourish the 5 Developmental Stages of Talent
August 22, 2021 MCGT Summer Gathering
April 29, 2021 Sharing Our Experiences: A Conversation on Supporting 2e Learners During Challenging Times with Professor Karen Rogers
April 17, 2021 Addressing Excellence Gaps in Minnesota: Promoting Advanced Achievement in the 21st Century with Dr. Jonathan Plucker
October 26, 2020 Gifted Education Coordinator & Specialist VIRTUAL Series
October 24, 2020 2020 Virtual Annual Conference: Intensity, Social Emotional Health, and Gifted Children
September 12, 2020 MCGT 2020 Sept 12 Virtual Mini-Conference: What Now? Supporting your Gifted Child's Education during COVID-19
March 09, 2020 Meeting the Needs of the 2e Learner: A Strength-based Perspective
January 22, 2020 iFly with MCGT CHOICES
January 21, 2020 MindCraft: Crafting Gifted Minds, Hearts and Bodies Through Play
January 13, 2020 Making the Most of Universal Screening & Acceleration in a Continuum of Services Workshop: January 13, 2020
January 08, 2020 SkyZone with MCGT CHOICES
November 02, 2019 2019 MCGT Annual Conference
November 02, 2019 Vendor/Exhibitor Registration 2019 MCGT Annual Conference
November 02, 2019 Call for Presenters 2019 MCGT Annual Conference - Adult Presentations
October 29, 2019 MindCraft: Crafting Gifted Minds, Hearts and Bodies Through Play
October 23, 2019 2019 Gifted Education Coordinator and Specialist Two Day Workshop: October 23 & December 11, 2019
October 22, 2019 Bundle Offer: MDE 2019 Workshops (Gifted Coordinators and Project North Star), Oct 22 & 23, Dec 11
October 22, 2019 Project North Star Training Module Workshop
September 07, 2019 2019 Sept Mini-Conference: GT & 2e Students, Schools, & Advanced Learning
August 17, 2019 2019 Annual Picnic
August 08, 2019 Target Field - Learning Through Baseball and Stadium Tour: Homeschool Chapter Take Me Out to the Stadium Summer Field Trip Series
July 31, 2019 The MCGT Minnetonka Chapter's Amazing Race!
July 24, 2019 Xcel Energy Center: Homeschool Chapter Take Me Out to the Stadium Summer Field Trip Series
July 01, 2019 Call for Children's Program Teachers 2019 MCGT Annual Conference
June 22, 2019 MCGT Minnetonka Chapter Kids Coding Party
June 21, 2019 Allianz Field: Homeschool Chapter Take Me Out to the Stadium Summer Field Trip Series
May 30, 2019 “Summer With Your Gifted Child: Encouraging Parents to Make It the Most It Can Be” presented by Julie Light, Ed.D. hosted by MCGT's Minnetonka Chapter
May 22, 2019 U.S. Bank Stadium - Sustainability Tour: Homeschool Chapter Take Me Out to the Stadium Summer Field Trip Series
May 22, 2019 Special Offer Bundle - includes all four field trips: Homeschool Chapter Take Me Out to the Stadium Summer Field Trip Series
May 04, 2019 May the Coding Fourth Be With You sponsored by MCGT's Minnetonka Chapter
April 27, 2019 2019 April Mini-Conference: Sensory Experience & Supports for GT and 2e Students
March 15, 2019 Winter Wanderings with the MCGT Homeschool Chapter: March - SkyZone
February 26, 2019 Professional Training Workshop with Andrew Mahoney
February 25, 2019 Motivation and Achievement with Andrew Mahoney
February 21, 2019 Winter Wanderings with the MCGT Homeschool Chapter: February - Leonardo's Basement
February 02, 2019 2019 MCGT Mini-Conference: Putting the Fun back in Gifted Parenting
January 23, 2019 Winter Wanderings with the MCGT Homeschool Chapter: January - iFly
October 25, 2018 2018 Gifted Education Coordinator and Specialist Two Day Workshop: October 25 & December 6, 2018
October 15, 2018 Aligning Values, Evidence, and Communication to Create Effective Gifted Education Workshop
September 08, 2018 2018 MCGT Annual Mini-Conference
August 05, 2018 2018 Annual Picnic
May 08, 2018 Helping Your Child Manage Rigorous Course Work: Tips for Parents Presented by Dr. Richard M. Cash
April 21, 2018 MCGT Annual Mini-Conference
March 26, 2018 Envisioning All Students with High Ability to Reach Their Potential: The Scholar Identity Model in Action Workshop
January 16, 2018 Dual Language Immersion Symposium: Engaging and Supporting ALL Learners: January 16, 2018
November 04, 2017 2017 MCGT Annual Conference
October 18, 2017 2017 Gifted Education Coordinator and Specialist Two Day Workshop: October 18 & December 18, 2017
July 16, 2017 2017 Annual Picnic
June 01, 2017 Call for Presenters Annual Conference - Adult and Child (Online)
March 18, 2017 Gifted 101 Mini-Conference 2017
November 12, 2016 2016 MCGT Annual Conference
April 09, 2016 Gifted 101 Mini-Conference 2016
November 07, 2015 2015 MCGT Annual Conference
May 30, 2015 2015 Minnesota NUMATS Awards Celebration RSVP
April 18, 2015 Gifted 101 Mini-Conference
February 16, 2015 Creative Workshop Day!
November 08, 2014 2014 MCGT Annual Conference
May 31, 2014 2014 Minnesota NUMATS Awards Celebration RSVP
March 29, 2014 Vendor Registration for Resource Fair 2014
November 16, 2013 2013 MCGT Annual Conference
July 21, 2013 Annual Picnic RSVP 2013
June 01, 2013 2013 Minnesota NUMATS Awards Celebration RSVP
April 06, 2013 Advocacy Workshop 2013
March 02, 2013 Vendor Registration for Resource Fair 2013
February 18, 2013 Mummies, Mysteries and More!
November 10, 2012 2012 MCGT Annual Conference
© Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software