Child-Centered World Symposium

Feb 4, 2020 by

Apr 24 2020 – 8:30am to 4:30pm In honor of our 40th year, Gifted Development Center is hosting an international symposium to help the world rediscover the uniqueness of the gifted child. Attendees include members of The Columbus Group, the International Network of Child-Centered Advocates, the Institute for the Study of Advanced…

Child-Centered World Symposium

Apr 24 2020 – 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date:
Friday, April 24, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM  

Place: Noah’s Event Venue 11885 North Bradburn Boulevard Westminster, CO 80031  

Peeps: All who embrace a child-centered perspective of giftedness  

Costs: $180 pre-registration rate before March 15th, 2020; $225 after March 15th.  

Description In honor of our 40th year, Gifted Development Center is hosting an international symposium to help the world rediscover the uniqueness of the gifted child. Attendees include members of The Columbus Group, the International Network of Child-Centered Advocates, the Institute for the Study of Advanced Development Board of Directors, GRO-Gifted Research & Outreach, Qualitative Assessment Master Practitioners, The World Game trainers, schools for the gifted and child-centered supporters from all over the globe. The symposium will include presentations on:  

  • Giftedness as asynchronous development by The Columbus Group; 
  • Child-centered gifted education by The Logan School for Creative Learning; 
  • Qualitative Assessment;
  • The World Game; 
  • Small group discussions, facilitated by leaders, on the implementation of child-centeredness in the study and education of the gifted. 

Opening Address: Michael Piechowski, Why Child-Centeredness is ImportantSpeakers:

  • Michael Piechowski
  • Rosemary Cathcart
  • Michele Kane
  • Stephanie Tolan
  • Patty Gatto-Walden
  • Barb Hutton
  • Ellen Fiedler
  • Kathi Kearney
  • Patti McKinnell
  • Markus Hunt
  • Becky Godec
  • Anne Beneventi
  • Linda Leviton
  • Linda Silverman
  • Marion Van de Coolwijk
  • Grith Tschorn
  • Johnnie Rasmussen

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Special arrangements have been made at:  

Double Tree Westminster $122 per night plus tax with 2 breakfasts (worth $12 each!) Rooms can have 1-4 people at no extra charge!   Amenities: Pool Fitness Center Shuttle Service to Noah’s (4.7 miles, 11 minutes) Restaurant Room Service Bar Multi-lingual staff Business Center Handicap Accessibility Chocolate Chip Cookies    

Uptown Extended Stay Suites Westminster $70 per night plus tax Brand new hotel with kitchenettes in each room   Amenities: Brand New, Opened in March 2019 1.9 miles from Noah’s Kitchen in every room with full size refrigerator, two-burner stove top, microwave. Custom-made beds (“super comfy!”) Super-fast WiFi (50-100 MB of download speed) Chromecast included free in every room Laundry Room 24-hour gym 24-hour vending machines Conference room Restaurants close by   We need 10 confirmed reservations at Uptown Suites to get the $70 per night rate. Please contact gifted@gifteddevelopment.com if you want a reservation at Uptown Suites.     This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Don’t miss it!

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