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SAT 2/2, 9am – Noon | Mini-Conference: Putting FUN Back into GT Parenting

SAT 2/2, 9am – Noon | Mini-Conference: Putting FUN Back into GT Parenting

putting funMCGT will host two Mini-Conferences before Summer break arrives, with the first quickly approaching on Saturday, 2/2. Our regular annual MCGT State Conference returns in early November 2019.

Please register online in advance to secure your spot, as space for the February Mini-Conference is limited. Morning refreshments will be provided. This event is for parents, educators and other professionals ~ MCGT will not have space, activities, or supervision for children at this event.

Mini-Conference Sessions on 2/2

Each conference session will run once between 9am – noon:

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 strategies to break down writing barriers while building confidence, creativity and engagement in writing. Conversation to address writing concerns across K-12, tailored to meet attendee needs.

Putting the FUN back into Parenting with Wendi Schirvar
Take home new parenting techniques to improve family bonding and compliance while decreasing conflicts.

Panel of Experts: Discussion 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.

Location & Registration Info

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

Where | Edina Education Center, 3rd floor ~ 5701 Normandale Road, Edina, MN 55424

Who | All who support gifted and 2E students – educators, parents, and other caregivers and professionals welcome!

Questions | Email, or call (952) 848-4906

Register | Online at (credit or debit card payment only) or on-site registration outside of rooms 350-351 (cash, check or charge accepted)

Cost | Suggested donation for MCGT Members ($10, or 2 adults for $15), Non-members* $20 per person or join MCGT to receive member rate