On November 18, 2017, SENG is hosting a one-day mini conference at Bridges Academy in Los Angeles! Speakers include: Dr. Joanna Haase, Dr. Lisa Hancock, Dr. Kate Bachtel, Sharon Duncan, Barry Gelston, Nicole Tetreault, Ruth Karpinski, P. Susan Jackson, and Dr. Michael Postma. After a full day of presentations and connections, a fundraising dinner will follow in Culver City.
Supporting community is integral to the SENG Mission. The opportunity to learn from others in a SENG Model Parent Groups (SMPG), to share experiences via SENG Connect or to make new friends at Conference provides gifted individuals with a sense of acceptance and normalcy that they may not otherwise experience.
Articles from the SENG Library
by Julie Skolnick Running to Stand Still, a song performed by U2 is, and has been, a favorite of mine since college. I remember the lyrics resonating deeply within me then – so much emotion, desire and frustration. Now, with U2’s 2017 Joshua Tree Tour (and getting...read more
by Richard Olenchak, Ph.D. Purdue University Recently I agreed to consult in the process of formulating a revised Individualized Education Program (IEP) for a fourth-grader at a sizable elementary school serving a middle class neighborhood. Having worked as a...read more
by Shannon Magura This piece is a short work of fiction that appeared in our June 2017 SENGVine. The author, Shannon Magura, is going to be a 7th grade student at Heinemann Middle School in Algonquin, IL this fall. She enjoys reading, writing, playing basketball, and...read more