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Advanced Academics
Zoom Session: G/T Admin Update: Supporting your campus G/T services through effective practices

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:

Participants (Administrators and Counselors) in this G/T 6 hour update will be immersed in various teaching strategies and new technologies to assist in coaching teachers in when monitoring G/T Strategies.  Participants will also be introduced to the iconic prompts of Depth and Complexity in conjunction with effective questioning strategies.  This great approach developed by Dr. Sandra Kaplan will assist in staff development with staff and will also help counselors when working with Gifted Students. We will also be looking at some innovative tech tools that can be utilized in helping our educators with efficient G/T services in these challenging times.  The goal of the day is to become a better asset for your teachers and staff when helping with this dynamic special population.  Come learn about the latest developments in Gifted Education.

This session will be a Zoom session from 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM. There will be a product component that will be submitted to complete your 6 hour credit. You will be receiving a Zoom Pre-Registration Link. Please fill out with your District E-mail.

The documents and submissions will be through Google Classroom on the day of the session. It is highly recommended to have your personal Google Account ready in the event that you are not able to join with your District E-mail.

This training can be counted for a G/T 6 hour update for Administrators and Counselors.

Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Rolando Ruvalcaba
Date Time Location
1/26/2021 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Other, Region 20 ESC District - Virtual 14
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Advanced Academics
14 sessions

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