Conferences and Summer Institutes

The Center offers annual opportunities for K-12 administrators, teachers, and counselors.

2E-Twice Exceptional Conference
2020 Dates : February 28-29
The conference focuses on twice-exceptional (high-ability with learning differences or neurodiverse) children both at home and school.  The goal of the conference is to provide information, resources, support, and community building opportunities to educators, administrators, parents, practitioners, counselors, and district personnel.

National Curriculum Network Conference (NCNC)

2020 Dates : March 26-27
This annual conference offers sessions on curriculum, instruction, and assessment for high-ability learners. The target audience includes administrators, gifted coordinators and teachers, as well as other professionals in gifted education. 

Summer Institute
2020 Dates : June 29-30

The purpose of this Summer Institute is to provide teachers and administrators with the knowledge and skills to design and use high quality curriculum within effective programs for advanced learners. The Institute is held each June for two days. Participants select one strand of study for the entire Institute. Each strand offers intensive training in a particular area of curriculum development and implementation.

This Institute is designed for gifted program coordinators, other district and building-level administrators, teachers of the gifted, and all classroom teachers who want to enhance their ability to differentiate appropriately for their high ability students.

Advanced Placement (AP) Institute

2020 Dates: July 7-10, July 14-17 & July 21-24

The Advanced Placement Institute is endorsed by the College Board. Teachers learn about specific course content, teaching strategies, and programmatic ideas and issues. For information about conferences and institutes, [[cfgepd, contact us]].