Through her expertise and experience Joyce Juntune, Ph.D., brings a practical approach to meeting the needs of gifted students in the classroom. In fact, you will be able to use these strategies with students at any level! You will learn how to help your students organize their ideas and their learning so they can become more independent learners.
In this 3-hour course you will discover:
- Module 1: The brain and learning, and evaluation strategies for reasoning
- Module 2: How to teach decision-making skills
- Module 3: Steps and activities for planning and organizing ideas
This course is aligned with 2016 ODE Teacher Competencies a, b, c, f, g and NAGC Teacher Preparation Standards 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 5.2.
Dr. Joyce Juntune is a renowned consultant, trainer, professor, and lecturer with more than 45 years of experience in the field of education. She is an instructional associate professor at Texas A&M University, and she teaches graduate-level courses in her expert areas of intelligence, child and adolescent development, educational psychology, giftedness, and creativity. She has focused the majority of her career on the areas of intelligence and gifted and talented education. Dr. Juntune has served as the executive director for the National Association for Gifted Children and the Institute for Applied Creativity at Texas A&M University.
Dailynn – ECTOR COUNTY ISD (verified owner) –
Excellent description of ways to incorporate new strategies.
Myra – WESLACO ISD (verified owner) –
I truly loved it! I will definitely use many of these activities in the classroom!
Sandra – WESLACO ISD (verified owner) –
There was some great information in this session!
Phillip – MCALLEN ISD (verified owner) –
Great ideas for use in any classroom!
Alicia – LAREDO ISD (verified owner) –
very interesting and informative.
Rosa – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
Kari – BOERNE ISD (verified owner) –
Loved the planning ideas
Shan – BEAUMONT ISD (verified owner) –
Claudia – WESLACO ISD (verified owner) –
It provides detailed explanations and examples of activities that benefit gifted students.
oscar – WESLACO ISD (verified owner) –
An easy to follow course which is very informative