Gifted and Talented: Events
CALA II, June 17-19, 2013 on the UW-Whitewater campus
The second Challenging Advanced Learners Academy (CALA) for educators was held on the UWW campus June 17-18, 2013. This standards-based intensive academy with national keynote speakers and state experts focused on how to meet the needs of academically gifted and talented students, demonstrate student growth, and develop the gifts and talents of diverse students in the context of major education initiatives, including Educator Effectiveness, Common Core, RtI, Next Gen science, and more. For information on the speakers and topics, click here.
Recent Events and Speakers
October 2012: credit offered in cooperation with WATG conference
September 2012: credit offered in cooperation with Greater Dane County Talented and Gifted Network for grammar/vocabulary workshop by Michael Clay Thompson
February 2012: on-campus workshop on GT assessment by Dr. David Lohman
December 2011: on-campus workshop on GT social-emotional development by Dr. Jean Peterson