Dr. Carolyn Coil
On Friday, October 5th, #gtchat welcomes Dr. Carolyn Coil to discuss her presentations, “Developing 21st Century Self-Management Skills for Gifted Students” and “Advanced Activities and Assessments Focusing on Rigor, Higher-Level Thinking and Problem Solving.” She will be a featured presenter at TAGT’s Annual Conference, November 28th – 30th, in Dallas, Texas.
Carolyn is an internationally known speaker, author, trainer, consultant and educator. She has an M.A. in Gifted Education and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership. Her expertise includes practical strategies for raising student achievement, differentiating curriculum, implementing a variety of assessment strategies, and dealing with the problems and challenges associated with preparing parents of gifted and their children for living and working in the 21st century. A full bio may be found here.
Currently, Dr. Coil works as a consultant/author at Pieces of Learning in the U.S. and at Hawker Brownlow Education Pty. Ltd. in Australia. She is also an instructor for the State of Georgia Gifted and Talented Endorsement Program, a presenter for Staff Development for Education (SDE), a presenter for Creative Learning Consultants Inc., and an online instructor for Knowledge Delivery Systems (SDS).
Join us Friday to meet Carolyn and learn about her amazing career! Great links will be provided. We will be changing up our format to accommodate questions asked by the moderator for the first 15 to 20 minutes followed by an open session for chat participants to ask questions.
Posted on October 4, 2012, in Differentiation, Education, gifted education, Teaching and tagged assessment strategies, Carolyn Coil, differentiation, gifted and talented, gifted children, gifted education, higher level thinking, Pieces of Learning, TAGT. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.