In addition to monthly online training/meetings during the school year, Emerging Leaders Program participants will come together at the TAGT giftED18 Conference and the 2019 Leadership Conference. The ELP curriculum will be tailored to your specific needs/topics of interest and may focus on student assessment, service design, curriculum and instruction, professional development, family/community involvement, research, leadership and management skills, program implementation and more.
2018-2019 ELP Schedule (TENTATIVE)
August 15, 2018 (TENTATIVE), 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Online Session: Meet the ELP 2018-2019 Class
* Participants get to know one another and get more information about the program
September 19, 2018 (TENTATIVE), 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Online Session: Strategies and Resources for New G/T Program Coordinators.
* Participants identify a personal goal and action plan for participation in Emerging Leaders Program
October 17, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Online Session: How to Build and Sustain a G/T Program
November 28-30, 2018
giftED18, TAGT Annual Conference (Fort Worth, TX)
Three-day registration included in program fee; ELP participants will meet in person and will be provided with suggested sessions based on personal goals and common challenges.
January 16, 2019, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Online Session: Providing High-Quality Professional Development Opportunities
February 20, 2019, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Online Session: Discuss takeaways from TAGT On Demand course.
One course included in program fee, topic based on personal goals–course should be viewed by participants prior to meeting
March 20, 2019, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Online Session: Questions and Answers with Mentors
(NOTE: Depending upon concerns identified, more than one Q&A session may be scheduled)
TAGT Leadership Conference (DFW Area)
Full registration included in program fee. ELP participants will meet in person and will be provided with suggested sessions based on personal goals and common challenges.
May 15, 2019, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Online Session: Wrap-up, evaluation, and discuss future meetups and needs