Tue, Mar 08|
SENGinar - Giftedness and Peer Relationships: Research-Based Advice
Time & Location
Mar 08, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM EST
About The Event
Gifted individuals are subject to unique concerns when it comes to making friends. This webinar will describe the research on peer relations that has particular application to gifted individuals. Participants will be introduced to a model of friendship development based on this research, along with strategies to strengthen social skills.
About the Presenters:
Tracy L. Cross is Executive Director of the William & Mary Center for Gifted Education, where Jennifer Riedl Cross is the Director of Research. Tracy is President Emeritus of two national organizations (NAGC and CEC-TAG) and has published hundreds of articles and book chapters, and 14 books in gifted education. His specialization is the psychology of gifted students.
Jennifer holds a doctorate in educational psychology with a specialty in cognitive and social processes. She and Tracy co-edited the Handbook for Counselors Serving Students with Gifts and Talents, now in its second edition. Together, they are editors of the new SENG Journal.