Challenging Identified Highly Capable Learners in the Classroom or on Zoom

WAETAG · December 20, 2020

Guest Speaker: Dr. Nancy Hertzog

Tried and true strategies for you! The presenter will share concrete ideas for challenging your identified highly capable students in your classroom or in your virtual environment. Participants will also have the opportunity to share ideas in breakout rooms where conversations will be facilitated by experts. In addition, the presenter will share research- based on-line teaching modules, funded and supported by the Hi-Cap Plus Grant from OSPI, that focus on the essential elements of gifted education: classroom environment, adapting curriculum, assessment, inquiry-based instruction, and eliciting creative productivity.

Earn 1.5 FREE Clock Hours

About Instructor


The Washington Association of Educators of the Talented and Gifted (WAETAG) is a non-profit 501(c)3 Washington state organization. We were established in 1982 to support the education of gifted and talented persons by empowering our educators. WAETAG is the cornerstone of three organizations whose main purpose is supporting gifted education in Washington state. Together with the Northwest Gifted Child Association, which provides support for parents, and the Washington Coalition for Gifted Education, our advocacy and legislative arm, we offer a three-tiered approach to accomplishing our vision of a world where all students are recognized, respected and passionately supported for their unique needs, talents, and gifts. Our Mission: To empower educators and communities to support the educational and social emotional development of talented and gifted students.

11 Courses

Not Enrolled

Course Includes

  • 1 Lesson
  • 1 Quiz