Symposium on Gifted Education
LAUSD Gifted/Talented Programs
Reading is Reading EVERYWHERE
You are cordially invited to attend the Sixth Annual Symposium on Gifted Education: Reading is Reading Everywhere, K-12 at Hollywood High School. This event is in collaboration with Los Angeles Unified School District Gifted/Talented Programs and the USC Rossier School of Education.
Dr. Sandra Kaplan, keynote speaker, is introducing her NEW Prompts of Depth and Complexity with applications to the Common Core State Standards. Shortly, you will receive instructional magnets of the new prompts. Morning breakout sessions will be tiered by grade level on the topic of: You are Never Too Old for a Good Story: Using “Text” Across Disciplines, K-12.
6th Annual GATE Symposium on Gifted Education
Saturday, April 12th, 8am-3pm
1521 N Highland Ave
Los Angeles, CA
Parking is limited on the Hollywood High School campus. Recommended campus parking in front of library; Enter from Highland Avenue.
Participants are strongly encouraged to take the Red Line Metro to the event. Overflow parking will be at Selma Ave. Elementary School.
8:00-8:45 am Greetings, Introduction and Overview
8:45-10:00 am Keynote Presentation: Dr. Sandra Kaplan
10:00-10:15 am Break
10:15-11:45 am Overview of Textual Analysis (Tiered by Grade Level)
11:45 am-12:45 pm Lunch (food trucks available or walk to surrounding eateries)
12:55-1:55 pm Interactive Topic Session 1
2:00-3:00 pm Interactive Topic Session 2