136: Best Practices in Gifted Assessment

Convention Workshop
Back by popular demand!
$160.00 – List Price
$130.00 – Member/Affiliate Price
Day
August 08, 2015
Time
8-11:50 a.m.
Level
Intermediate
CE Credits
4
Enrollment Limit
25
Description
This intermediate workshop informs participants on best practices in gifted assessment and debunks prevailing myths regarding the gifted (e.g., gifted is the same as high IQ). The workshop introduces the new neuroscience literature on talent development; the tripartite model of gifted and talented; and what constitutes a comprehensive, ethically defensible and best-practices gifted assessment test battery.
Learning Objectives
1. Provide operational definitions for giftedness, intelligence, and creativity.
2. Articulate tests used in a comprehensive gifted assessment test battery.
3. List three prevalent myths in gifted assessment.
4. Explain why a disability can mask a student who might otherwise be gifted.
Leader(s)
Steven I. Pfeiffer, PhD, Florida State University
Offered by
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Pricing

Enrollments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advance: April 15 - June 30, 2015

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $110 $130
Half day (4 hours) $130 $160
Full day (7 hours) $220 $260

Regular: July 1 - Aug. 4, 2015

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $130 $160
Half day (4 hours) $160 $200
Full day (7 hours) $275 $335

On-site: Aug. 5 - 9, 2015

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $160 $190
Half day (4 hours) $190 $240
Full day (7 hours) $330 $410
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