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Thursday, December 1 • 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Understanding “The Performance Cliff:” How to Manage it and Prevent it

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The Performance Cliff is a psycho-educational phenomenon that occurs in the gifted population whereas a student will be performing exceptionally well until somewhere between 6th and 9th grade and then suddenly begin to struggle. This presentation will explain why that happens and what can be done to prevent it.

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Matthew Zakreski

Psychologist, The Neurodiversity Collective
Matthew Zakreski, PsyD is a clinical psychologist who specializes in gifted/2e people who has presented over 100 times all over the county and internationally. I am a grown-up gifted kid who loves sharing practical strategies on living your best life.

Thursday December 1, 2022 3:15pm - 4:15pm CST
Texas Salon H