In this session you will learn about her Cycle for Success in Parenting and Teaching 2e kids. Understanding the gifted and 2e experience is the essential first-step to developing durable strategies and advocacy skills. Learn about the Columbus Group definition of giftedness, in particular characteristics of asynchronous development, perfectionism and intensity. After discussing these characteristics, you will study Julie’s trademarked acronym P-R-A-I-S-E™, a concept representing six categories of strategies that are particularly impactful with 2e kids. Julie’s energy, humor and deep passion for the 2e profile come through as she shares anecdotal examples and a glimpse into the 2e child’s and student’s life.
ABOUT JULIE SKOLNICK, M.A., J.D.
Julie Skolnick, M.A., J.D., Founder of With Understanding Comes Calm, LLC, passionately guides parents of gifted and distractible children, mentors 2e adults, and advises educators and professionals on bringing out the best and raising self-esteem in their students and clients. Julie serves as Secretary on the Maryland Superintendent’s Gifted and Talented Advisory Council, is the Maryland liaison for Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG), reviews parenting strand conference proposals, and is a Committee member for the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) and serves as an advisor to “The G Word” feature documentary currently in production.Through “Let’s Talk 2e!”, the digital media division of With Understanding Comes Calm, Julie produces 2 Days of 2e Virtual Conference. A frequent speaker and prolific writer, Julie is also the mother of three twice exceptional children who keep her on her toes and uproariously laughing.
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