Presentation: 25 things kids with ADHD wish their parents knew

  WEDNESDAY, December 6, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 PM Louis Riel School – South Gym 9632 Oakfield Drive SW PLEASE RSVP to lrsschoolcouncil@gmail.com by December 4, 2017, so that organizers can be sure there are enough chairs for everyone. Cost: $5.00 donation encouraged, but not required ADHD 25 things kids with ADHD wish their parents …

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November News

Meet your new GPA! Thank-you to everyone who came out to our Annual General Meeting (AGM) in September, where we elected our new executive. The following people will serve in their positions for two years: President: Sandy Dewald Vice President: Leanne Stewart Treasurer: Michelle Johnson Secretaries: Sue McLarty & Brandi Dyck We would like to …

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Welcome back!

We are excited to welcome back all of our new and returning GATE families. We hope you all enjoyed the summer break. If you’re new to GATE and looking to connect with other GATE families, be sure to attend our events. GATE FAMILIES: SAVE THE DATE! for our Annual General Meeting including a family presentation …

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Gifted and Underachievement

January 24th, 6:30 pm Queen Elizabeth High School 512 – 18 Street N.W. $5.00 per person, or pay what you can.  Gifted and Underachievement Doesn’t gifted mean high achieving, highly motivated, and highly successful? It could, but more often than one would like, gifted children underachieve according to current research and teachers observation. Many factors …

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GATE, IB OR AP?

  Information about each of these programs will be presented by administration, teachers and GATE students, to assist parents and students in making the best choice. There will be time for questions after the presentation. PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE. This session now begins at 7:00 PM. Tuesday, NOVEMBER 8th 7:00 – 8:30 Queen Elizabeth High …

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AGM and Mindful Parenting

Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6:30 – 8:15 pm Louis Riel School: Comp Room 9632 Oakfield Drive S.W. The Annual General Meeting is a great opportunity to meet fellow parents and share stories in the journey of parenting the gifted. Learn what the GATE Parents Association (GPA) is about and lend your voice to what you …

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Dabrowski Congress

July 14 to 16, 2016 Calgary, Alberta The Dabrowski Congress is an event for students, parents, teachers, psychologists, and physicians. Dabrowski created a theory of personality development that enhances  and aligns with our understanding of gifted individuals and how they experience the contrasts in the world. This theory celebrates the challenges faced and the opportunities …

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Calling all former GATE students!

Are you willing to share your insights into the GATE program? Dr. Laurie Alisat, GATE specialist at the CBE, would like to hear from you! In order to make the GATE program the best it can be, please share your reflections about how you benefitted personally from the program, and identify improvements that could make the learning …

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