Summer Institute

The purposes of Summer Institute are to:

  • provide training in Center for Gifted Education materials
  • disseminate research-based best practices
  • provide professional development to promote leadership and exemplary practices in gifted education.
2019 Summer Institute Session Titles and Presenters

  • Developing Social and Emotional Skills to Support Talent Development (Dr. Tracy L. Cross and Dr. Jennifer Riedl Cross)
  • Addressing the ‘Gifted Gap’: Issues and Strategies for Improving Access and Equity in Gifted Education Programs for Underserved Gifted Students (Dr. Joy Davis)
  • Beyond the Main Idea: Using Constructivist Approaches to Engage Gifted Students with Challenging Texts (Magdalena Fitzsimmons)
  • William & Mary Center for Gifted Education Language Arts Curriculum (Mary Ann Yedinak) 
Registration Information for the 2019 Summer Institute

$325.00 | Now - May 22, 2019
$375.00 | May 23 - June 21, 2019

Registration is Closed for 2019 

Registration is Closed for 2019


Target Audience

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