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Rutgers Gifted Education Conference – November 17

Classroom teachers, gifted ed specialists/coordinators, principals, and assistant superintendents/superintendents, learn how to identify and address the needs of gifted students at the Rutgers Gifted Education Conference on November 17, 2017. This year’s conference is designed with all K-12 educators in mind: Whether they’ve been identified or not, every educator works with gifted students.   Internationally recognized field leader Dr. Joyce Van Tassel-Baska will…

Shining a Light on Gifted Children

Educators, administrators and parents, don’t miss one of education’s best conferences to support gifted and talented students at the 2017 64th Annual Convention ‘Shining a Light on Gifted Children‘ by The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) on November 9-12, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. More than 300 sessions  with 16 topics strands in gifted education will be available throughout the…

PALNYC TALENT TALKS 2017, a New Collaborative Speaker Series

JOIN US for the launch of PALNYC TALENT TALKS, SPRING 2017, a new collaborative speaker series with topics YOU want to hear–– interdisciplinary, engaging and always to benefit the strengths, passion and talents of our NYC youth. We envision it as a sort of Ted Talks meets StoryCorps. So Parents, School leadership, PTA committees, PALNYC Partners, tell us what topics matter to you, what speakers and experts…

Discover YOUR Passion APRIL 22 for FREE

PALNYC invites you and your family to the Spring 2017 PALNYC TALENT TALKS, a collaborative new series featuring Hunter College’s Dr. Elissa Brown at the 4th Annual Michael Perelstein Memorial Discover Your Passion Awards Ceremony to celebrate our 2016/17 Perelstein Scholars on April 22, 2017 at The Riverdale Country School. Dr. Brown will share insights on How to Harness A Child’s Passions and Strengths, prior to…

Michael Perelstein Memorial $25,000 Scholarship Fund’s 4th Annual Discover Your Passion™ Competition, Deadline is September 30, 2016

Does your child excel in an academic area? Or do you know a student who would like to pursue a passion further? Violin? Soccer? Chess? Science? Drawing? Video Game Design? Debate? Social Justice? Improv? Entrepreneurial pursuit? If they are in 2nd to 12th grades, then they are eligible for the fourth annual Michael Perelstein Memorial Scholarship Fund’s Discover Your Passion™ Competition. The application deadline is fast approaching: September 30, 2016. Previous applicants who did not receive an award are…

Check Out These Upcoming Events

PALNYC is always on the lookout for fresh programming and worthwhile events to share with you and there are some great events happening in the next few weeks that we want to share with you! We’ve put together a round up of events and conferences specifically to help parents who are looking for talent development resources, or hoping to gain some tools…

FREE Parent Perspective Panel on Citywide G&T Education Next Wednesday!

Considering a Citywide Gifted & Talented Public School for Your Child?  Join PALNYC partner PACE [Parents Alliance for Citywide Education] on Wednesday, April 20th for their 5th Annual NYC Citywide Schools Forum, “The Parent’s Perspective on Citywide G&T Education” to get involved in the conversation and learn about your options. The forum will take place on Wednesday, April 20, from 6:30 to 8 pm,…

NYCGT2EWK

What’s that all about? We’re pleased to announce NYC’s first week-long event dedicated to supporting all of NYC’s talented and high potential youth- NYC Gifted & Talented + 2E Week– on March 12 through 18. Bookended by PALNYC’s 2016 NYC Gifted & Talented Symposium on March 12 and the Quad Prep’s Breakthroughs in Twice Exceptional Education Conference, March 17 & 18th, the NYC G&T + 2E…

PALNYC Partner Post: Don’t miss the Big Camp Fairs this weekend!

  Take a break from your holiday shopping this weekend and check out great summer camp options for your child. Our friends at New York Family magazine are helping families with children ages 3-to-teen discover the many kinds of day camps and sleep-away camps available to them. The camp fairs are free, family-friendly, and a convenient and helpful way to meet directors from day…