High School for Gifted Learners: GATE, IB and AP…What is Best for Me?

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:30pm John Ware School: Library 10020 19th Street SW Gifted Learners will need to consider what is best for them and their future when considering high school choices. What is best for a good friend might not be the best choice for you! High school GATE Programming, International Baccalaureate (IB), …

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Annual General Meeting and Parent Welcome Night

Tuesday, September 23rd at 6:30pm Location: Henry Wise Wood High School, Library Learning Commons  910 75th Avenue SW   Be sure to attend our first event of the year! During the evening, you will learn about: how your association supports the GATE Program in our schools how we’re working to connect Calgary’s gifted community and …

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Business Meeting and PARENT EDUCATION SESSION

Thursday, May 29th, 2014 Location: Louis Riel School  9632 Oakfield Drive SW   6:30pm BUSINESS MEETING 7:00pm SPEAKER PRESENTATION:  “Living in a Gifted World: Parents and their Gifted Children–Challenges and Survival” This session will provide a basic understanding of ‘what is giftedness?’, exploring the unique and often complex characteristics that may be present in these children. For …

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“The Gifted Child: From the Inside Out”—a conference for parents

Friday, February 28, 2014—Wine & Cheese evening, Key-note address; cash bar, registration begins at 6:00pm. Saturday, March 1, 2014—Daytime conference with plenary sessions; includes coffee/muffins, lunch, and conference book on gifted parenting (TBA); registration begins at 8:00am. Westmount Charter School 2215 Uxbridge Drive NW Registration information: No pre-registration; first-come, first-served/registered. Fees: $60.00 (CASH only, payable at …

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Dr Linda Silverman: “If our child is so smart, why aren’t our lives easier?”

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 7:00pm-9:00pm Westmount Charter School, MH Gymnasium 2215 Uxbridge Drive NW Fee: $5 (CASH ONLY) per person at the door, open to public. Note: NO RSVP–limited general seating; first-come, first-served; doors open at 6:30pm. Synopsis: “Gifted children are expensive and time-consuming. They usually need less sleep than you do, ask more questions than you …

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CHANGED!: Business Meeting and PARENT EDUCATION SESSION

This event will now include a Parent Education Session. Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 6:30pm  GATE Parent Association Business Meeting  7:00pm Parent Education Session: “Change and Transition in the Lives of the Gifted: Managing Anxiety & Stress” It is well-known that managing change and transition can be stressful in one’s life, and this can lead to …

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