Curated Conversations: Opportunities to Activate

Talents and Passions at Home

 

Speaker: Dr. Jessica Manzone

Monday, February 6, 2023 • 6:00 p.m. PST
 

Virtual Meeting on Zoom

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89419593427

 

During this presentation, Dr. Manzone will discuss a set of strategies for engaging gifted learners in conversations at home. This interactive session will provide parents with some prompts for turning dinner conversations into opportunities to stimulate passions, interests, and talents.

About the Speaker

Jessica Manzone is an Assistant Professor of Practice in the College of Education at Northern Arizona University. She was a classroom teacher and instructional coach before entering higher education. Jessica currently serves as lead faculty for the Arizona Teacher Residency where she works to prepare graduate students for future careers serving their local communities. Jessica’s research interests include curriculum and instruction for diverse gifted and advanced students. Jessica speaks at state, national, and international conferences on gifted education and provides demonstration lessons for school districts related to curriculum and instruction.