Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008

Stargate School Second Annual Founders Conference

3951 Cottonwood Lakes Blvd.

Thornton, CO


Tentative Schedule
8:00-8:30 a.m.
Registration/Continental Breakfast


8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Facilitated Networking
Whole group: Activities with purpose of introducing attendees to one another for sharing strengths, support and information/Jeff Renfrow

9:30 a.m. - 9:45 .am.
Passing Time

9:45 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.
Breakout #1
The Basics of GT/Marcella Embry
Tech-Savvy Parents/Michelle Eckstein
Social-Emotional Needs of Gifted Students/Meril Amos
10:55 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
PassingTime

11:10 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Breakout #2
I'm Rubber; You're Glue/Colleen Vaughan & Joyce Bustamante
Gender Differences/ Patty Crone
Alternate Thinking Strategies for the Non-Traditional Student/Heidi Huey
12:25 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.
Student Panel
Students in fifth through eighth grades discussing and answering questions on life at Stargate and how their education here has made a difference.

2:05 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Passing Time

2:20.m. -
3:30 p.m.
Breakout #3
Differentiation/Jennifer Burchill
Finding Your Way Around Stargate Web Systems/Stephen Pegler & Valicia McPherson
SENG Parent Groups/Kim Leider
Parent Support Groups/Kim Leider

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m All-School Gathering:Dinner and Square Dance - Charlie Robertson, caller