2015 Rutgers Gifted Education Conference

Join us for a professional conference packed with research-based and practical ideas that will enhance gifted programming and services in your district. Enjoy lunch and a keynote address presented by Dr. Joyce VanTassel-Baska, an internationally renowned gifted education expert and developer of the Rutgers Gifted Education Certificate Program. Attend breakout sessions presented by the faculty members of the Rutgers Gifted Education Certificate Program.

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Date and Time:
Thursday, November 19, 2015, 9:00 a.m. – 4:55 p.m.
Followed by Wine & Cheese Reception, 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

$175/person for Conference
$25/person for Reception

Hotel Somerset- Bridgewater
110 Davidson Ave., Somerset, NJ 08873


9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Registration and Check-in
10:10 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

Morning Concurrent Sessions

11:50 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote Joyce Van Tassel-Baska: Challenges Facing Gifted Education in This Age of Standards and Accountability  

1:30 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions:

3:05 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Poster Session Featuring Certificate Graduates' Final Projects

3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Roundtable Discussions for Teachers/Coordinators/Administrators/Parents
4:40 p.m. - 4:55 p.m. Joyce Van Tassel-Baska Scholarship Award & Conclusion

Download full conference program.