- 2016 Events -
April 30, 2016
2016 MAGE Conference NETWORKING
held at Academy Hill School, Springfield, MA
The event focused on two settings for gifted children, the home and the school.
There were Student Panels, Teacher Panels, Parent Panels and Gifted Education Specialists who presented on educational and the social and emotional needs of gifted students. The presentations included interesting discussions on these issues with panelists and audience members.
Dr. Nicole Waicunas, SEM Coordinator from University of CT at Storrs spoke on
Enjoyment, Engagement, and Enthusiasm for Learning
Panel of Experts
The Nicholas Green Award this year went to
seen here with her mother.
The MAGE Service Award went to two people this year.
They were Gerry Mroz for his faithful advocacy
and MaryGrace Stewart for her commitment to the organization and creating this year's conference.
In addition to the more formal presentations, panel discussions, and awards, there was a lot of intentional time for parents, teachers, students, and experts to Network and discuss issues informally.
Special Thanks to the volunteers, exhibitors, and sponsors without whose help this event would not have been possible.