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Saturday, March 26 • 7:45am - 8:45am
Gifted by Any Other Name: Building Cultural Competence to Serve Diverse Populations

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With all of the varying definition of gifted, how can educators know what to look for? The answer may lie with the students we serve in our classrooms – in their stories, strengths, and challenges. Principles of culturally responsive practice serve as a guide as we work to meet the needs of our diverse populations of students, begging the question, could it be that gifted by any other name is still gifted?

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C. Matthew Fugate, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, University of Houston-Downtown
C. Matthew Fugate is Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology and Assistant Chair of the Department of Urban Education at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD). He received his doctorate in Gifted, Creative, and Talented Studies at Purdue University. Prior to this, Matthew... Read More →

Saturday March 26, 2022 7:45am - 8:45am PDT
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