Events

24

February

GHF Experts Series with Dr. Dan Peters

Virtual in the GHF Forum

Hosted by Gifted Homeschoolers Forum

Event Info

GHF Experts Series welcomes Dr. Dan Peters, co-founder and Executive Director of Summit Center, to the Experts “chair.” Dr. Dan has devoted his career to the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and families, specializing in overcoming worry and fear, learning differences such as dyslexia, and issues related to giftedness and twice-exceptionality. He is passionate about helping parents and teachers to better engage children in the classroom, at home, and in life, so that they can realize their full potential. Dr. Dan is author of Make Your Worrier a Warrior: A Guide to Conquering Your Child’s Fears, and the companion book for children, From Worrier to Warrior: A Guide to Conquering Your Fears, as well as the Warrior Workbook: A Guide for Conquering Your Worry Monster.
He is also co-author of Bright, Complex Kids: Supporting Their Social and Emotional Development and Boosting Your Child’s Natural Creativity, and hosts the podcast, “Parent Footprint with Dr. Dan.” Come with all your questions and curiosity, Friday, February 24, 12:30pm PT, LIVE and FREE in the GHF Forum: https://forum.ghflearners.org/events.

25

March

CAG Family Conference

Virtual

Hosted by California Association for Gifted

Event Info

The 61st Annual CAG Family Conference will provide sessions from experts on the social, emotional, intellectual, and academic needs of gifted and advanced learners for families to use at home.

Learn more and register at https://cagifted.org/events/#conference.

 

12

April

Executive Functioning Support Course: Raising an Organized Kid

Virtual

Weekly on Wednesdays at 11:30 am

Event Info

Do you feel overwhelmed by your family’s ever-growing list of after school activities? Are you up late at night helping your child finish a project that’s due tomorrow? While many of us with children struggle with planning, organization, and time management, developing a family system can be the key to overcoming these challenges.

Summit Center is pleased to offer “Executive Functioning Support: Raising an Organized Kid” with instructor Deanna Kim, M.Ed.  The course will meet via Zoom on Wednesdays, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, April 12 through May 10, 2023. Cost will be $320 for the 5 sessions if you register early, $350 after March 24. Space is limited, and pre-registration is required, so please register early.  Details and link to register at https://conta.cc/3Izpn8m

 

 

Speaker Bureau

Summit Center professionals are available to speak to your school, parent group, conference, or other event. They are experienced speakers on a variety of topics for conference keynotes, plenaries, webinars, workshops, and more. Contact our office for more information.