Thank you for your interest in the 2017 FLAG Annual Conference. This year's conference will take place in beautiful St. Augustine at the historic Flagler College. This year's theme is "The Gifted Frontier" where we will explore where gifted education has been, and where we still need to go.
This year, we are excited to offer some special discount types of registrations for those who are joining us from the Early Learning Coalition and Flagler University, as well as our volunteers, and speakers.
The weekend schedule includes a pre-conference day on Friday, September 15, 2017, and the main conference is on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Depending on your registration status, your schedule will differ.
We will send you an email with more information about the schedule for your registration type.
Friday pre-conference day for teachers, parents, administrators, etc.:
Topic roundtables, mini keynote with Dr. Patty Gatto-Walden, speed lesson plan sharing, keynote with Dr. Donna Ford, and VIP pirate dessert party event (limited number of tickets!) (Friday is 1-5:30pm and VIP dinner from 8-10pm)
Saturday main conference:
Keynote with Roger Fisher, mini keynotes with Dr. Donna Ford, Dr. Patty Gatto-Walden, Dr. Rick Courtright and Dr. Michael Postma. Breakout sessions, researchers panel, gifted in early learning programs panel, VIP panel, hands-on workshops for children and adults, and more! (Saturday is 7:30am-6:30pm)
Some of our amazing keynote and mini-keynote speakers:
Dr. Donna Ford, Vanderbilt professor, consultant, and author of hundreds of articles and books on multicultural education, urban education, and gifted education issues. (Friday Keynote and breakout sessions on Saturday)
Roger Fisher, gifted education specialist, staff developer, co-founder of the Center for Dynamic Education LLC, and Washington Gifted Advisory Committee member. (Saturday Keynote and breakout sessions on Saturday)
Dr. Rick Courtright, gifted education specialist with Duke TIP. (Saturday mini-keynote and breakout)
Dr. Patricia Gatto-Walden, Florida and Colorado psychologist who works with gifted children and adults. (Friday mini-keynotes and Saturday breakout sessions)
Dr. Michael Postma, SENG executive director, author and gifted educator. (Saturday mini-keynote and breakout session)Click here for Conference Registration Descriptions.