Ignite Passion with Purpose March 22, 2019 at The Conference Center at Mercer, 1200 Old Trenton Road ,West Windsor.
We will be striving to connect creativity and intensity to motivation and engagement. With that target in mind, we are delighted to announce our keynote speaker from the National Association for Gifted Children, Jeff Danielian
Jeff Danielian, Teacher Resource Specialist, is the Director of the La Salle Scholars Program in Providence, Rhode Island. He received his Masters degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Connecticut and works from his home base on many exciting projects, both web and print based. He works regularly with members to ensure that they have access to, and an understanding of, the resources available to them. Jeff is also the editor-in-chief ofTeaching for High Potential, co-author of Connecting for High Potentialand writes the monthly column,The Teacher's Corner. He also manages and coordinates the Javits-Frasier Teacher Scholarship. In addition to his work for NAGC, Jeff is the author of Enriching the Young Naturalist, The Best Young Adult Books Contest, and The Reel Classroom, all from Prufrock Press. He presents at local, national, and international conferences on many topics including the affective needs of gifted and talented students, creativity and eminence, and the school/home connection.
The New Jersey Association for Gifted Children is a champion for gifted children. We are passionate advocates promoting programs, networks, and legislative actions to meet the needs of these students statewide.