Start Date: 6/4/2023 3:00 PM CDT
End Date: 6/6/2023 12:00 PM CDT
Venue Name: The Tremont House Location:
2300 Ship Mechanic Row St
Galveston, TX United States 77550
The TAGT Gifted + Equity Conference: Serving the Underserved is geared towards the educators who work tirelessly to ensure equitable access for all gifted students. Sessions will focus on serving, identifying, and understanding students from special populations, including:
- Culturally, Racially, and Linguistically Diverse
- Twice-Exceptional Learners (2E)
- English Language Learners (ELL)
- Economically Disadvantaged
- Homeless/Housing Insecure
- Profoundly Gifted
The early-bird pricing (on or before April 28, 2023) is $275 for members and $375 for non-members. After April 28, the cost will be $325 for members and $425 for non-members.
(Additional registration required - $100)
Tuesday, June 6
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Title: Explore the Inception of Juneteenth Using Local Historical Narratives
What stories from the past exist in our communities? How do we encourage students to dive into local historical narratives to explore complex issues and consider outcomes of how the past shaped and continues to impact our communities? Spend an afternoon exploring Galveston, the birthplace of Juneteenth, and the rich history of the Emancipation Proclamation. Leave considering your own community’s historical narrative and how students can utilize it to leverage learning into deeper understandings. Lunch included.
Cancellation requests must be submitted before May 12 by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. A $50 cancellation fee will apply for each registration cancellation. After May 12 refunds will not be processed.