This course is split into three modules that dive deeply into complexity and creative thinking in the classroom. In this 3-hour course, you will learn about:
- Sandra Kaplan’s icons of depth and complexity
- Differences between advanced work and complex work
- Seven frameworks of complexity
- Scaffolding techniques
Click here for a leader’s guide created by the Ohio Association for the Gifted and Talented.
Vickie Briercheck studied for her undergraduate degree at California University of Pennsylvania. She was awarded a Master’s Degree in 1988 in gifted education from Youngstown State University. She has been an educator of gifted students since 1983, serving as a teacher and coordinator. She is a past president of The Ohio Association for Gifted Children. The final three years of her career she served as an assistant principal. Now retired, she supervises student teachers for Malone University and continues to advocate for gifted students.
Megan – WORTHINGTON CITY (verified owner) –
I liked being able to think about the applications of this course in my own classroom.
Stacy – CARDINAL LOCAL (verified owner) –
The information was beneficial.
Fidel – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
We can really apply what we learned here
Sarah – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
Great frameworks to help students think critically and outside the box.
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Debra – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
well organized and frameworks are well discussed
Bertha – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –