giftED22 has ended
Back To Schedule
Thursday, December 1 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
The Struggle is Real: Recognizing and Responding to #giftedkidburnout

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Gifted adolescents and young adults are turning to social media and sharing their experiences growing up in gifted programs, and it is brutally disheartening. In this session, we will explore some potential causes of this phenomena and discuss some key strategies that can help to alleviate the despair as well as prevent it from happening in the first place.

avatar for Andi McNair

Andi McNair

GT Specialists, ESC Region 12
Andi was a classroom teacher for 16 years before pursuing her passion to change education by sharing practical ways to engage and empower today’s learners.  She is now a published author, international speaker, gifted education specialist and digital innovation specialist at ESC... Read More →
avatar for Brian Housand

Brian Housand

Program Coordinator, UNCW / Gifted360
Dr. Brian Housand, is the coordinator of the Academically or Intellectually Gifted program at University of North Carolina Wilmington and creator of Gifted360.com. Dr. Housand earned a Ph.D. in educational psychology at the University of Connecticut with an emphasis in both gifted... Read More →

Thursday December 1, 2022 11:00am - 12:00pm CST
Texas Salon DE