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Saturday, March 26 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Creating Friendly Environments for Neurodiverse Learners

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Gifted students with learning disabilities may be hiding in your classroom! (Assouline, et al., 2010; Baum et al. 2017). There is a delicate balance between offering accommodations and fully nurturing cognitive and creative strengths.This session explores the research and practicality of building classroom environments that attend to the intellectual, social, creative, emotional, and physical well-being in which 2e students -and their classmates- thrive. Panelists will share strategies, tools, and welcome audience questions.

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Cynthia Z. Hansen

Educational Therapist & 2e Consultant, Cynthia Z. Hansen, Ed.D., ET/P Educational Therapist & Gifted/2e Consultant
Cynthia Z. Hansen, Ed.D., ET/P, Educational Therapist and Twice-Exceptional Education Consultant, facilitates the growth of positive self-identity and academics of gifted and creative individuals with ADHD, dyslexia, and complex learning profiles using strength-based approaches and... Read More →

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Marcy Dann, Ed.D.

2e Consultant, Bridges Academy
Marcy Dann, Ed.D. consults with parents, educators, and administrators as she creates learning profiles that focus on the strengths, talents, and interests of 2e children. Dr. Dann provides consultation at Bridges Academy (since 2004) and is a board-certified educational therapist... Read More →

Rashmii Mahendra

Bridges Academy

Saturday March 26, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm PDT