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The Grayson School CogniCon
October 27, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Join us for engaging presentations from experts in the field of giftedness while our teachers provide brain-powered actvities for your kids Pre-K through grade 8.
—Spend the morning with experts in giftedness to learn and discuss research and best practices on creativity, technology, and other topics of interest for parents of gifted children including Dr. Brian Housand, Assoc. Professor of the Academically and Intellectually Gifted Program at East Carolina University, Carolyn K., Founder of Hoagies’ Gifted Education Pages, and Jill Williford Wurman, Director of Research at The Grayson School.
—Meet and network with other parents of gifted children
—Explore resources from organizations that support gifted education
—Students will be placed in age, ability, and passion groupings for conducting experiments, performing improv, solving complex math problems, creating graphic novels, and immersing themselves in a history simulation from gifted educators.