Tag Archives: SENG

Talk less, listen more is key advice for parent group facilitators

One of the things I really enjoy doing is being a nationally sanctioned SENG facilitator trainer. I have trained hundreds of people, from many different districts, in how to run SMPGs: SENG Model Parent Groups. These are structured support groups for parents … Continue reading

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8 Questions With Terry About Gifted and Talented

Michele Chambers is getting a Masters degree in Gifted and Talented education from Denver’s Regis University. An assignment for her class “Advocacy, Service-Learning, and Twice-Exceptional” was to interview experts in the field of gifted ed. Michelle and I are on … Continue reading

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Talking About Giftedness: the Elephant in the Room

My favorite session at the 32nd Annual SENG Conference in San Jose, CA this summer was Elephant in the Room: How to Talk about Giftedness. I run into a lot of people in my daily work life (parents, students, teachers, … Continue reading

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Reflections During National Parenting Gifted Children Week

I’m writing this during National Parenting Gifted Children Week, which is celebrated the third week of July each year to highlight and promote awareness of gifted children and their parents. When I think back on my journey in this field, … Continue reading

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2e Newsletter writes about my session at World Conference

The 2e: Twice-Exceptional Newsletter wrote an article about my session at the World Gifted Conference this pat summer. I wanted to share it with you and encourage you to visit their web site and subscribe to 2e: Twice-Exceptional Newsletter. From … Continue reading

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A Conference Devoted To Social And Emotional Giftedness

I attended and presented at my 6th SENG Conference in July, this time in Milwaukee. SENG stands for Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted. I love that the entire focus of the three day conference is on social and emotional … Continue reading

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Tools & Strategies To Motivate & Engage Gifted Children

I recently watched an online presentation, a webinar through SENG, by Dr. Richard Cash titled Self-Regulation: Critical Skills For Adolescent Learners. Self-regulation of learning is finding the tools and strategies that we need to become successful. In many cases, a perceived lack … Continue reading

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Boulder Parents Join SENG Model Parent Groups

I’m starting another SENG parent group – Supporting The Emotional Needs of Gifted.  These classes, known as SENG Model Parent Groups (SMPG), help parents gain a better understanding of their gifted children and provides tools for parents to work with … Continue reading

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Top Names In Giftedness Gather At SENG Summit

Photos from the recent SENG Summit in Seattle.  Here I am with Jim Webb, the “father of SENG” – he started it all.  Jim was a keynote speaker at this year’s event and is a regular presenter each year.  He … Continue reading

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Poker Player Has Advice On How To Be Successful – SENG Summit Day Three

The final day of the SENG Summit featured the daily keynote presentation titled “No Limits” from Phil Gordon.  He’s known as a poker guy but he’s a role model for how one can be the best one can be, and … Continue reading

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