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Thursday, February 25 • 9:00am - Friday, March 12 • 3:00pm
Understanding Gifted/Twice Exceptional Learners

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Gifted/Twice exceptional (2e) children, those who are both gifted and challenged with a learning disability and/or behavioural challenge, are one of the most misunderstood and neglected groups in education. Without the right type of support and instruction, these children can struggle socially, emotionally, and academically. This presentation is an introduction to understanding the unique profiles of Gifted/2e students and will provide resources for the inclusive classroom teacher.

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Kristy Dunn

/Gifted and Twice Exceptional Students, University of Alberta
Kristy Dunn is a doctoral student in Special Education at the University of Alberta. Her research examines the cognitive profiles and academic performance of students who are gifted with twice exceptionalities and literacy interventions for at-risk students. Kristy has over 15 years... Read More →


Thursday February 25, 2021 9:00am - Friday March 12, 2021 3:00pm MST
Pre-recorded Session