Conference: Gifted Girls, Opportunities and Challenges

Friday 11th January 2013

Monday 15 April 2013

This seminar is open to academic staff

Guest speaker:

Location: The Forum, Queen Anne’s School, RG4 6DX

Cost: £150

Focus:

Giftedness can be as worrying and frustrating as it is joyful and exciting – for pupils, their   teachers and their parents. This conference covers a number of issues to consider when    working with able girls: from self-esteem to perfectionism, from potential to performance. A range of practical teaching strategies will be discussed, covering the age group 11-18; there will also be opportunities for group discussion and the sharing of ideas.

Programme

09.30am – Arrive and Refreshments

10.00am – Session 1: Giftedness

11.10am – Coffee

11.30am – Session 2: Case Studies

12.30pm – Lunch

2.00pm – Session 3: Ideas and Activities

3.00pm – Session 4: A Gift or a Curse?

3.45pm – Evaluation and Plenary

Reserve a place now:

If you would like to reserve a place on this seminar, please email Mr Mark Richards, Deputy Head – Academic

Please make cheques payable to ‘Queen Anne’s School’.

 

 

 

 

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