PARENTING & FAMILY ISSUES STRAND - SESSIONS
The Four Tendencies Workshop - How to Use the Four Tendencies to Motivate Your Student
Presented by Heather Lambert
The "Four Tendencies" is a framework developed by Gretchen Rubin to explain the different ways people respond to expectations.
Understanding your own Tendency, as well as your students, can help you communicate more efficiently, prevent conflict, and allow you to more effectively motivate your student.
College Admissions: Everything Parents and Gifted Students Need to Know
Presented by Nicole Jobson
Understand what students need to do in high school to stand out and improve their odds of college admissions. Learn about current admissions trends, how to build a college list, the role of grades, standardized tests, extracurricular activities, and more.
Expanding Your Parental Toolbox for Challenging Times
Presented by Patricia Gatto-Walden
Integrating over three decades as a psychologist working with gifted families, learn specific strategies, words and behaviors which effectively lessen stress and generate stability and security during difficult times. Do’s and don’ts will be delineated to expand your parental toolbox.