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.
SENG offers educational programming through workshops, home-study courses, and webinars – SENGinars — designed specifically for adults, parents, educators and mental health professionals who are interested in learning more about the social and emotional needs of gifted individuals.
Earlybird registration is OPEN for SENG’s 34th Annual Conference August 3-August 6, 2017, Chicago, Marriott Naperville. Featuring world renowned speakers like Scott Barry Kaufman, Carol Anne Tomlinson, Dina Brulles, Jim Delisle, Jaime Castellano, Susan Daniels, Joanna Haase, Sharon Duncan, Nicole Tetreault and more. #SENG2017Chicago
Articles from the SENG Library
Danger in a Can: Why Canned Social-Emotional Skill Programs in Schools Can Harm Gifted Students More Than Help Them
By Kathleen Casper Educators are aware that the drive for achievement and standardized test success in the school system often does not provide enough individualized opportunities for important social-emotional skill building, so a market for "canned" social emotional...read more
From Gilman W. Whiting, Ph.D. Vanderbilt University November 2016. Hello everyone, I hope you are doing well. My birthday is November 7th. It has always been weird that every four years the presidential election puts somewhat of a damper on my celebration. This year,...read more
by Stephanie Tolan I was asked immediately after the shock of the election results to write a piece for SENG to help parents deal with their gifted children's anxieties about the results and their consequences. It has taken me eleven days to come to term with my own...read more