AGATEVic Professional Learning for Educators of the Gifted, Talented and Creative Students

Association for Gifted and Talented Education Victoria

• Affiliated with the Australian Association for the Education of the Gifted and Talented (AAEGT)

• Affiliated with the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC)

Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018

Time: 6pm-8pm

Venue: David McGrail Theatre, Balwyn High School, Buchanan Ave, Balwyn North

Topic: Supporting your gifted child at school - Advice from experienced educators in the field of gifted education. This talk will be followed by a time for discussion and questions.

Audience: All parents - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenters: Kate Mitchell and Susan Knopfelmacher.

Date: Saturday 24 March 2018

Venue: Faculty of Education, Monash University, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Clayton

Topic: Developing Gifted Potential – DET Project

Audience: DET Teachers – Full

Presenter: Dr Leonie Kronborg & Prof Barbara Kerr

Date: Sunday 25 March 2018

Venue: Faculty of Education, Monash University, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Clayton

Topic: Developing Gifted Potential – DET Project

Audience: DET Teachers – Full

Presenter: Dr Leonie Kronborg & Prof Barbara Kerr

Date: Monday 26 March 2018, 6pm

Venue: Faculty of Education, Room 2.31, Second floor, Learning and Teaching Building, Monash University, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Clayton

Topic: Anxiety and Depression in Creatively Gifted Students

Audience: All teachers - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Prof Barbara Kerr

View abstract and biography here

Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018

Venue: PLC, 141 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125

Topic: Gifted children in my classes? So what? They are going to be successful anyway aren’t they

Audience: All Primary and Secondary teachers – AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Kate Mitchell

View abstract here and flyer

Date: Saturday 12 May 2018

Venue: Faculty of Education, Monash University, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Clayton

Topic: Developing Gifted Potential – DET Teaching/Research Project

Audience: DET Teachers - Full

Presenter: Dr Leonie Kronborg

Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018

Time: 5.30pm – 7.00pm

Venue: Presbyterian Ladies’ College, Burwood, 3125 - Meet at Reception

NB: Car entry is through GATE 4, Parer St – not Burwood Hwy

Topic: How do girls know they are smart? : Sources of academic self-efficacy in high-achieving females

Audience: All teachers – primary focus

This professional development is free to AGATEVic members, $10 for non-members.

RSVP: sknopfelmacher@plc.vic.edu.au

Presenter: Dr Jennifer Krafchek

View abstract here

Date: Wednesday 30 May 2018

Venue: t.b.c.

Topic: Acceleration – Is acceleration of students the best answer for gifted children?

Audience: All teachers - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Kate Mitchell

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Flyer

Date: Saturday 16 June 2018

Venue: Faculty of Education, Monash University, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Clayton

Topic: Developing Gifted Potential –DET Teaching/Research Project

Audience: DET Teachers - Full

Presenter: Dr Leonie Kronborg


Date: Tuesday 31 July 2018, 6.30-7.30pm

Venue: Faculty of Education, The Learning Teaching Building, 381, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Monash University, Clayton Campus.

Topic: Gifted students on the autism spectrum: An introduction

Audience: All teachers - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Dr Susan Wade

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Date: Tuesday 21 August 2018, 5:30pm

Venue: PLC, 141 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125

Topic: To Accelerate or Not: Negotiating the Secondary Mathematics Curriculum with Mathematically Able Adolescent Females

Audience: All teachers – secondary focus - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Julie Bartley-Buntz

RSVP to sknopfelmacher@plc.vic.edu.au

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Date: Tuesday 4 September 2018, 5:30-7pm

Venue: PLC, 141 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125

Topic: Effective Mentoring of Investigative Learning: Significant Benefits for Gifted Students

Audience: All teachers – secondary focus - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Susan Knopfelmacher M. Ed, BA (Hons), Grad Dip Ed, Postgrad. Cert Gifted Ed

RSVP sknopfelmacher@plc.vic.edu.au


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Date: Monday 15 October 2018

Venue: Federation University, Gippsland Campus

Topic: Giftedness from a Rural Perspective

Audience: All teachers - AGATEVic Members are welcome

Presenter: Ass Prof Margaret Plunkett

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