Past Event

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

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 Co-ordinator of Gifted [...]

2018-09-19T08:27:26+00:00August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

TAG Annual General Meeting 2018

NOTICE OF 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday 19th September 2018  Venue: Goulburn Street Primary School 7:30 pm The AGM will be followed by a presentation from guest speaker: Sarah Muskett about Anxiety in Gifted Students AGM AGENDA Attendance Apologies Confirmation of minutes of previous Annual General Meeting Treasurer’s Report President’s Report Election of Committee, coordinators [...]

2018-09-27T10:56:25+00:00August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Anxiety and Gifted Children

An evening for parents and teachers With Sarah Muskett Sarah is a psychologist and director at Windsor Child and Adolescent Psychology, working with adolescents and children. She has a special interest in educational psychology, anxiety, resilience and trauma. About Anxiety and Gifted Children including Triggers for anxiety in gifted children Signs of dysfunctional anxiety in [...]

2018-09-27T10:57:04+00:00August 7th, 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 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 [...]

2018-09-25T10:16:48+00:00July 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Matching learning pace to a 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 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 [...]

2018-09-25T10:16:48+00:00June 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Fostering Differentiated Learning for the Gifted

Dr Manoj Chandra Handa will present a seminar on practical approaches to Fostering Differentiated Learning for the Gifted followed by a hands-on workshop (bring the unit of work you will be teaching next) Differentiated Learning in Classrooms Click here for more details of the seminar and the workshop 4.00 pm, Thursday 22nd March 2018 Venue: St Mary’s College, [...]

2018-09-25T10:16:48+00:00February 16th, 2018|0 Comments

LEGO Robotics

  LEGO Robotics  Working with a partner you will: Design and build LEGO robots Program the robots to obey your commands Improve the robots and programs through experimentation Work towards entering the Robocup Rescue competition (2018 competition dates to be advised)   Suits gifted students grade 4 and up Weekly, commencing Sunday 18th March 2018 [...]

2018-09-25T10:16:48+00:00February 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Catering for Gifted Students Within The Australian Curriculum

  An evening for parents and teachers With Lynne Maher And  Ros Cocker Catering for Gifted Students Within The Australian Curriculum   What does the AC say about Gifted Students? Putting it into practice to meet the needs of Gifted Students Lynne has been actively involved TAG for many years, now in her seventh years [...]

2018-09-25T10:16:48+00:00October 16th, 2017|0 Comments