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Saturday, March 26 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Strength-Based, Talent-Focused Education for Twice-Exceptional Learners: The What, Why, and How

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The buzz word strategy for meeting the needs of 2e students is to focus on their strengths. Much confusion exists about what strength-based means and how it should be implemented while simultaneously assuring that areas of challenge are not ignored. At Bridges Academy, we have developed and tested a strength based, talent-focused instructional model that uses four distinct purposes for meeting students’ needs: talent development, student engagement and access, leveraging strengths for skill development, and dual differentiation. With many years of successful implementation, we invite you to learn about the Bridges Strength-based,Talent-focused Instructional Model and adapt it to your own settings.

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Dr. Susan Baum

Director of the 2E Center for Research and Professional Development, Bridges Academy
Susan Baum, Ph.D. is the Director of the 2e Center for Research and Professional Development at Bridges Academy, a school for twice-exceptional, and the Provost of the Bridges Graduate School for Cognitive Diversity in Education. She is the author of many publications concerning the... Read More →

Saturday March 26, 2022 10:30am - 11:30am PDT