Past Event

Supporting Students’ Study Practice

Supporting Students’ Study Practice A seminar for teachers and parents of high ability students  4:30pm – 6:00pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 Venue: Elizabeth College, Hobart Adults – whether parents, carers or teachers – who want to support high ability students to achieve optimal academic results will benefit from knowing about the ways in which high [...]

2019-03-24T12:39:24+00:00March 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Climbing to the Peak

Michele Juratowitch  Highly respected Australian researcher, presenter and author  will facilitate  Climbing to the Peak Study skills seminar for high ability students in years 9-12  9:00am – 4:00pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 Venue: Elizabeth College, Hobart    It is often assumed that high ability students will achieve well, academically.  Unfortunately, many students with heightened intellectual [...]

2019-03-24T12:39:59+00:00March 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Passion Projects: negotiated inquiry learning for gifted students

An evening for Parents and Teachers with Jan Hunt Jan is a secondary English/HASS teacher who has also been a primary school teacher. She has always had particular interest in the education of gifted children. From 1989-1990 she was state co-ordinator of Gifted Education with the Tasmanian Education Department and in 1997 was co-ordinator of [...]

2019-03-24T12:40:46+00:00February 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Notice of Special General Meeting

SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING Saturday 23rd March 2019 The Undercroft, Elizabeth College, North Hobart 4:15 pm AGENDA Attendance Apologies Amendments to TAG Constitution Motion:  That clause (9)(1) of the constitution of the Tasmanian Association for the Gifted, be amended to read: (9) (1) (e) (i) The Committee will advise all Tasmanian AAEGT members of AAEGT advice [...]

2019-03-24T12:41:30+00:00February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Southern Tasmanian Christmas Drinks

Tasmanian Association for the Gifted Invites members to Christmas Drinks on Wednesday 12th December 2018 at 76 Newdegate Street, North Hobart commencing 7.30pm New members welcome;  membership fees accepted on the evening or join online at   Beer, wine, softdrink, hot drinks and nibbles provided  Enjoy an opportunity to spend an informal evening chatting [...]

2018-12-23T11:13:34+00:00November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

“They found a cave” book reading and nature walk at Chauncy Vale

Invites Gifted children aged 9-12 To a reading of They Found a Cave At “Day Dawn” Nan Chauncy’s home at Chauncy Vale With Deidree McMaster Followed by a walk in the private conservation area to one of the more accessible caves featured in the story and a picnic lunch (bring your own) This is a [...]

2018-12-23T11:14:21+00:00November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Northern end of year get-together

Tasmanian Association for the Gifted (Northern Region) Invites you to attend our end of year get-together at PUNCHBOWL RESERVE Launceston Come and meet your Northern TAG Committee members and other families with bright children. Discuss and share stories and difficulties and ask questions about the best educational provisions for your bright child. All welcome, members [...]

2018-12-23T12:19:19+00:00October 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Matching the pace of learning to the child’s needs

An evening for Parents and Teachers With Lynne Maher President, Tasmanian Association for the Gifted Matching the pace of learning  to the child’s needs including What are the different types of accelerated learning? How can they be implemented in Tasmanian classrooms? Lynne has been actively involved in TAG for many years, including six years as president. [...]

2018-11-18T18:36:40+00:00August 17th, 2018|0 Comments