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Advanced Academics
Zoom Session: G/T 3 hour update - Incorporation of the Content Imperatives into your Curriculum

The Gifted and Talented program at Education Service Center, Region 20 (ESC-20) promotes and supports the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students through professional development and technical assistance. This is accomplished by advocating, designing and providing an array of learning experiences for teachers and administrators of gifted and talented students in order to enable them to provide a nurturing environment in which these students with special abilities, unique needs, and diverse backgrounds are recognized.

Academic Performance
Increased Learning Time
Leadership Effectiveness
School Climate
Teacher Quality
Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

Important Session Information:

In this interactive training you will be building upon your understanding of the Depth and Complexity mindset of instruction by utilizing the Content Imperatives. Based on the research of Dr. Sandra Kaplan, these rigor-increasing, engagement-enhancing thinking tools. Be prepared to enhance your lessons with new tools designed for student centered inquiry and discussion. Your G/T Students will be given the essential tools to take ownership of their learning with you as the Facilitator of Instruction. It is recommended that you have taken G/T Day 4 – Depth and Complexity before attending this session. 

This session will be from 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM in an interactive Zoom. You will be provided with a final task that you will have to complete by January 29. This will result in 3 hours of credit towards a G/T 6 hour update. We will be offering different 3 hour Zoom sessions throughout the school year to allow you to complete your 6 hour update for the 2020-2021 school year.

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Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Date Time Location
1/27/2021 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Other, Region 20 ESC District - Virtual 17
Recommended Event Titles
Advanced Academics
14 sessions

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