Lynn Berresford – Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Children & the Sixth Language of Love

This presentation plans to look at the social and emotional needs of gifted and twice- exceptional children. The focus will be on how to be a “proactive parent‟ and/or a “healing teacher‟ and will introduce effective strategies for good communication with gifted children and practical ways to help the parent, the teacher and the child develop a positive approach to the issues they encounter.

Date: Tuesday 14th October 2014
Venue: Paparoa Street School, 120 Paparoa Street, Papanui
Time: 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Tickets: $10 ($15 family)
Bookings: admin@giftedchildren.org.nz

For full details please download the PDF

Dr Kate Niederer – Twice Exceptional Gifted Students

In this talk Kate will discuss what it means to be twice exceptional, the characteristics of twice exceptional children, and how teachers and parents can work together to support them.

Date: Thursday 25th September
Venue: Western Springs Garden Community Hall.
956 Great North Road, Western Springs (opposite Western Springs Lake and MOTAT)
Time: 7:30 pm (doors open at 7 pm)
Tickets: $10 ($15 family)
Bookings: admin@giftedchildren.org.nz

For full details please download the PDF