Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners

GPA Parent Education Event Date: February 5, 2019 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Location: Henry Wise Wood School, Courtyard, 910 75th Ave SW Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners with Kimberly Eckert, Registered Psychologist and Executive Director of Eckert Psychology & Education Centre Research has demonstrated that the way children think about grades, mistakes, risks, …

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Welcome Back!

Welcome Back! We hope you all enjoyed the summer break. We are excited to welcome back all of our new and returning GATE families. – If you’re new to GATE and looking to connect with other GATE families, be sure to attend our events – Upcoming Events Annual General Meeting PLUS a special presentation: “GATE …

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Casino

This is a Casino year for the GPA and we need your help! Please email us if you can volunteer for a shift. Our casino dates this year are November 15 and 16. The Casino fundraiser is where we earn the bulk of the money that we distribute to schools for purchases that go directly to students …

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New Referral Process for CBE students

New Referral Process for CBE students Application dates remain the same (February of the application year), however there are new requirements with respect to psycho-educational assessments and IPPs (Individual Program Plans). If you feel your child should be considered for GATE placement, talk to your school principal. Dates and other information regarding GATE referral can …

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Presentation: Gifted and 2e – Helping Gifted Children With Multiple Exceptionalities to Thrive

Please join us… Wednesday, April 11th Queen Elizabeth High School, Learning Commons 512 18 St NW, Calgary 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – All association members are invited to stay following the presentation for our regular business meeting. NOTE: …

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January News

Happy New Year! We hope you all enjoyed your holiday, and we hope the new year is off to a good start! UPCOMING INFORMATION SESSION Speaker Session: Anxiety and Depression in Gifted Children Tuesday, February 6, 2018 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Louis Riel School 9632 Oakfield Drive SW, Calgary Do you walk around on pins and needles …

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