Friday, March 19, 2010

Dr Stuart Omdal Speaks about Giftedness

When - Monday, March 22 at 7pm
Where - Carson Elementary in the Auditorium

Just a reminder!! Come and hear Dr Stuart Omdal speak on the Myths about Giftedness. This is not just a chance to hear a great speaker, someone from the NAGC's board and all round interesting person ... it's a chance to meet and catch up with other folk interested in both gifted education and advocacy.

Also, take a look at the CAGT website for details on Dr Rick's Olenchak's presentation coming up in April. Click here.

Monday, March 1, 2010

Myths About Giftedness

Speaker Event!!!

When - Monday, March 22 at 7pm
Where - Carson Elementary School - 5420 E First Ave, Denver

Come and hear Dr Stuart Omdal, PhD speak on the Myths About Giftedness

Also, Linda Crain will be talking about CAGT and it's benefits.

For further enquiries, email us here at

Whether your child is currently in a gifted program ... or whether you're wondering, this event is for you!

Whether you're a teacher, administrator, or want to know more about what giftedness is, and is not, then this is for you!

About Dr Stuart Omdal - He was an elementary teacher for 15 years, both in the regular classroom and as a gifted education coordinator facilitating the Schoolwide Enrichment Model. After completing graduate school at the University of Connecticut in 1995 he has been a professor of gifted education at the University of Northern Colorado (UNC). He is the Education Director for the Summer Enrichment Program and Assistant Director of the Center for the Education & Study of Gifted, Talented, Creative Learners at UNC. His professional interests include creativity in education, twice-exceptionality, under-achievement of students from non-dominant cultural and language groups, and the evaluation of gifted education teachers. He is on the board of directors for the Association for the Education of Gifted Underachieving Students (AEGUS), the Colorado Association for Gifted and Talented (CAGT) and the National Association for Gifted Children.