Events

12

October

LD Expert Live Webcast on Recognizing Dyslexia

with host Jill Stowell of Stowell Learning Centers and Dr. Dan Peters

Event Info

Dr. Dan Peters will be a guest again on LD Expert Live, a web show about learning disabilities, with host Jill Stowell of Stowell Learning Centers. The episode will be LIVE at  10am Pacific on Tuesday, October 12, on Facebook and YouTube. Recordings will be available on StowellCenter.com/LDExpert immediately following the show. 

25

October

State of the State of Gifted Webinar

with The G Word’s Marc Smolowitz and Dr. Dan Peters

Event Info

The kickoff for G/T/N Awareness Week. Details to be announced. Sign up at https://www.thegwordfilm.com/gtn-awareness-week

 

25-29

October

Gifted / Talented / Neurodiverse Awareness Week

presented by The G Word

Event Info

The G Word presents a full five-day slate of virtual programming for G/T/N Awareness Week. Brought to you by The G Word’s dedicated community of diverse voices – experts, thought leaders, podcasters, partners and advisors.
Learn more at https://www.thegwordfilm.com/gtn-awareness-week.

28

October

Reel Private School Panel

with Dr. Lisa White

Event Info

REEL’s 2e Private School Panel Webinar will take place at 10/28 7-8:30pm Pacific. 

Are you considering a private school for your 2e child? Join Dr Lisa White, psychologist at Summit Center and school consultant for 2e kids, and REEL members Abby Kirigin, Carmen O’Shea, and Callie Turk – three parents of 2e kids that have experienced a dozen Bay Area K-12 schools firsthand and researched 30+ more. Learn about the signs it’s time to make a change, the process of finding a right-fit school for your 2e child, as well as the application process. Ask questions and get answers from the parent and expert perspective. RSVP at https://forms.gle/rHsGGV2WbYzkCdTy9. Zoom info will be sent day before event.

Presented by REEL, a Bay Area Peninsula organization that strives to ensure that twice-exceptional students thrive in school by raising parent and educator awareness and understanding through resources, tools, events, and services. 

1

November

Let’s Talk 2e Adult – Virtual Conference

presented by With Understanding Comes Calm, LLC

Event Info

Let’s Talk 2e Adult is a free conference just for 2e ADULTS! Hosted by Julie Skolnick, this event features 16+ experts sharing powerful strategies on everything from dating to self-advocacy. You’ll learn how to become a better advocate for yourself, how to use your strengths to enhance your life experience, and how to succeed because of – not in spite of – your learning differences. Register for FREE here: https://www.withunderstandingcomescalm.com/~access/a1c954f/

It’s free for 24 hours if you pre-register, or pay for continued access.

11-14

November

National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Annual Conference

Aurora, CO

Event Info
The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Annual Convention is the largest national gathering devoted to gifted and talented education. Three exciting days of 300+ presenters, 200+ sessions, 1,000s of new ideas and engaging networking events. Not to mention, three pre-convention in-depth sessions sharing researched-based resources and practices for gifted coordinators, culturally responsive practices, and serving gifted and talented students in rural areas all led by some of the gifted education field’s leading scholars and practitioners.

 

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.