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EMERGENCY ALERT NOTIFICATION

Notice for the Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Board of School Directors Meeting

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Bucks IU Board of School Directors will be held on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  Per the Bucks IU Health and Safety plan in response to COVID-19, the meeting will be held virtually and is open to the public.

To join the meeting, please use the following information.  If you have not used Zoom before, you may need to follow the program instructions to download the application prior to being able to join the meeting.  You may also join the meeting via audio conference only using the Call-in number and Webinar ID below:

Zoom (online video and audio)
https://bucksiu.zoom.us/j/99927381475?pwd=cVNIdGRuQmJRWEs5VUxYSjRrdWRjQT09
Passcode: bucksiu

Audio only conference
Call-in: 312 626 6799
Webinar ID: 999 2738 1475

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Gifted Ed 101: Day Two

Gifted Ed 101: Day Two will pick up from where Gifted Ed 101: Day One left off. The workshop will highlight the gifted options of enrichment and acceleration as designated by Chapter 16 and how they fit into GIEP development. Specifically, enrichment strategies such as curriculum compacting, tiered lessons, project-based learning, and curriculum integration of such strategies will be outlined. The latest research on acceleration and types of acceleration will also be explored. In addition, Day Two will focus on specialized program options for gifted students such as seminars and critical and creative thinking strategies and where such options fit into GIEP development
1. Participants will learn the definitions of enrichment and acceleration as designated by Chapter 16.
2. Participants will learn about the enrichment strategies that can be offered to gifted students via their GIEP.
3. Participants will learn the research on acceleration and will explore how the types of acceleration can be integrated into the overall curriculum.
4. Participants will learn the value of homogeneous groups for gifted students such as seminars and what role such options play in GIEP development.

Event Details

Location: Virtual Session

Event Dates

Thursday 20 May 8:30 AM

Event Options

Act 48 Hours: 5.5
In County Cost: $50
Out of County Cost: $75
Non Act 48 Hours: 5.5
In County Cost: $50
Out of County Cost: $75