Beyond Giftedness XVI

16th Annual Conference for Educators,
Parents, Counselors

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Variety of Presenters
& Topics

All Levels: Preschool-
High School

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Panel of Gifted Students

February 20, 2009

Arvada Center for the Arts

Arvada, Colorado

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Beyond Giftedness XVI Conference (Colorado)
February 20, 2009

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Keynote Speaker
Jim Delisle

Professor Emeritus, Kent State University
President, Growing Good Kids, Inc.

A former classroom teacher, teacher of gifted children, and counselor of gifted adolescents, Jim Delisle recently retired from Kent State University where he served as Director of undergraduate and graduate programs in gifted child education for 25 years.  He is the author of numerous articles and 14 books, including The Gifted Kids Survival Guide: A Teen Handbook, with co-author Judy Galbraith. 

Keynote Topic
Highly Gifted, Barely Served: Educating Gifted Children in the Era of Inclusion

Breakout Session
10 Top Lessons for Teaching & Reaching Gifted Students



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Suggested Accommodations

Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities
6901 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, Colorado 80003-9985
Map to the Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, Colorado

Denver Area Map with the Arvada Center illustrated by a red star.

Located 2-1/2 miles north of the I-70/Wadsworth exit, just 20 minutes from downtown Denver.

From the North:
  • I-25 south to Hwy 36 west
  • Take the Co Hwy 121/Broomfield (US-287) Arvada exit.
  • Go south on Wadsworth Blvd. approximately 7 miles.
  • Marked entrance to the Center will be on your right.

From the South:

  • I-25 north to I-70 west
  • Take the Co Hwy 121/Wadsworth Blvd. exit #269A.
  • Go north on Wadsworth approximately 2.4 miles to the intersection of 68th Avenue.
  • Turn left at the light and then right at the marked entrance to the Center, or proceed north on Wadsworth through the light at 68th Avenue to the marked entrance on your left.

Suggested Accommodations for Beyond Giftedness XV

Doubletree Hotel Denver North - Westminster
Request special rate for Gifted Conference at Arvada Center
Free Shuttle 

Hampton Inn by Hilton

La Quinta Inn - Westminster

SpringHill Suites Marriott - Denver North/Westminster

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