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SENGinar: A Father-Daughter's Social-Emotional Academic Poetic Journey

  • December 03, 2019
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Online Webinar

This father-daughter dynamic duo will take you on a personal pyscho-social-emotional academic journey. Through race/identity, poetry, big data, and personal stories; the listener will be moved. Chronicling nearly 15 years Haviland’s academic journey as a young Black child through the private elite school process, and her father’s (a scholar of gifted children), academic model in action.

This webinar will delve into how can parents, teachers, and G/T program coordinators cope with protecting their child(rens) emotional well-being? How does the gifted child navigate their own emotional space? The intersections class, culture, gender and race will be discussed. 

$20 SENG Members | $40 Non-members. Click here for complete details and registration.

Deadline to register: 12/3, 5:00PM EDT

About The Presenter

Dr. Gilman W. Whiting, Vanderbilt University professor and the creator of the Scholar Identity Model and Institute. Author of over 100 scholarly publications; and Ms. Haviland N. G. Whiting, Harpeth Hall School, 2018 NAGC Jenkins Scholar, 2018, Nashville Youth Poet Laureate, 2019 Southeast Region Poet Laureate, and now a US Poet Laureate Ambassador; Haviland is also the author of And What Would You Say If You Could, (2019, Third Man Books, Nashville, TN).

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The Chicago Gifted Community Center (CGCC) is a member-driven 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by parents to support the intellectual and emotional growth of gifted children and their families. 

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