Perfection and Giftedness

“Perfectionism is not the same thing as striving to be our best.
Perfectionism is not about healthy achievement and growth; it’s a shield.”
Brene Brown

Supporting the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Children

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2017 CAGT Parent Institute

Parent Institute 2017

Parent Institute 2017


On Monday evening, October 16, please join us for the Parent Institute at our Annual CAGT Conference: “Heart of the Rockies: Elevating the Gifted Connection”. This is a time for parents, guardians, and educators interested in gifted children to come together to hear national experts share their knowledge and answer some of your questions.

This year’s panel will include:
Susanne Keeley, M.A., CCC-SLP
Jonathan Plucker, Ph.D
Matthew McBee, Ph.D
AnneMarie Rossi – Be Mindful

Check-In/Registration: 6:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Please visit Exhibitors in the Conference hallways from: 6:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Parent Institute Doors open 6:50 p.m.
Introductions/Panel/Questions: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

The fee is $20 per person or $20 for two adults from the same household.


Monday, October 16, 2017
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Mountain Time
Embassy Suites Loveland
4705 Clydesdale Parkway
Loveland, Colorado 80538


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Up-A-Creek Robotics Summer Camp

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Druidawn® Inc. 17th annual Summer Fantasy Writing, Art and Gaming Camp

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Altona Summer Enrichment Opportunities

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Let’s Put the Femme in STEM this May

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CU Wizards February Show: “Biochemistry for Kids!”

CU Wizards February Show: “Biochemistry for Kids!” Saturday, February 25, 2017  9:30-10:30 a.m.
(Arrive by 9:15 to get good seats!), Cristol Chemistry Rm 140

Presented by CU Professors Deborah Wuttke and Dylan Taatjes.  This show will capture the imaginations and invigorates all senses! Lively, kid-friendly science demonstrations involving dramatic color changes, explosions and mysterious glowing gooey stuff that cannot necessarily be explained by current scientific understanding! Students learn about energy, chemical reactions, and pH while having heaps of fun! For students k-12 and families interested in learning about science!  Please visit this link for more information.



Gifted Brains Parent Meeting Powerpoint

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