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Gifted Parents: What You Can’t Trust or Ask the Schools to Teach or Do

  • February 25, 2020
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • SENGinar Webinar

This webinar will review many key factors and variable of importance in the intellectual and social and emotional development of gifted students. It will review the need for parents to become involved in the enrichment of their children thru independent reading, museums, the Internet and community activities.

We will discuss how independent reading, and outside activities will contribute to a well- adjusted, well rounded child by assisting them to look at life philosophically and assist them to examine books, and educational sites on the Internet in depth to assist them in their development.

Deadline to register: 2/25, 5:00PM EDT


All registrants will have access to the recorded SENGinar.

About The Presenter

Michael F. Shaughnessy is currently Editor in Chief of Gifted Education International and has served as Editor of Creative Child and Adult Quarterly and has served as Editor in the past of SENG (Supporting the Emotional Needs of Gifted). He is currently Full Professor at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico.

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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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We  are an all volunteer-based organization that relies on annual memberships from parents, professionals, and supporters to provide organizers with web site operations, a registration system, event insurance, background checks, etc. 

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