It’s time to Collaborate, Innovate & Educate for the benefit of NYC’s high potential youth. The Parents of Accelerated Learners, NYC (PALNYC) in partnership with the Center for Mathematical Talent at NYU’s Courant Institute is pleased to present a groundbreaking one-day symposium for parents, educators, ed tech specialists and mental health professionals, The NYC Gifted and Talented Symposium on October 26, 2013 at NYU’s Kimmel Center in New York City.
The NYC Gifted and Talented Symposium features keynote speaker Carol S. Dweck, PhD., one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of motivation whose widely acclaimed book Mindset: The New Psychology of Success explores how people succeed and how to foster success. Four strands of sessions include experts on talent development, social and emotional issues, the G&T process in NYC and supporting and advocating for twice exceptional and culturally diverse learners. A Curated Exhibit Hall offers a sampling of NYC’s best schools, programs and services for high potential youth, while the Education Technology ‘Ed Tech’ Discovery Showcase provides opportunities to explore web and app-based learning tools to support children and students. The Thought Leaders Roundtable discussion includes NYC’s most knowledgable and influential leaders in education.
To learn more about the event, visit www.palworkshops.wordpress.com to learn more about Speakers and Session Details