Orange County Council for Gifted and Talented Education

2013 Handouts

  • Karen Anderson, Wise School, "New Prompts of Depth and Complexity," New Prompts, Facilitating The New Prompts
  • Morgan Appel, UCSD Extension, "Beyond the Core: Cultivating Creativity & Commitment," Handout, Slides
  • Bobbi Jo Benedict, GGUSD, "Collaborating Online with Wikispaces," Wikispaces Link
  • Ian Byrd, Byrdseed.com, All Presentations: Resources Link
  • Carin Benner, PYLUSD, "The Multigenre Research Project," Handout
  • Sara Borzcik, Junior Great Books, "Shared Inquiry," Handouts: 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Rhonda Cameron & Rob Vicario, OCDE, "Learning from the Past, Preparing for the Future," Handout
  • Rebecca Craft, M.Ed.S., Psychologist, "How To Nurture Happy, Resilient Kids," Handouts: 1, 2
  • Pablo Diaz, FUSD, "Integrating Technology into the Gifted Classroom," Handout
  • Mary Funaoka, Ed.D. and Allison Granger, OCDE, "Promoting Text-Based Discussions," Handouts, Slides
  • Mary Funaoka, Ed.D. and Allison Granger, OCDE, "Top Tech Tools for Literacy," Handouts, Slides
  • Marcie Griffith, GGUSD, "Introduction to Depth & Complexity", Handouts
  • Marcie Griffith, GGUSD, "Keys to Learning: Adding Layers of Rigor," Handout
  • Kimberley Gullo, TUSD, "Understanding Your Gifted Child," Slides
  • Julie Hull, OCDE, "Introduction to Curriculum Compacting," PDF, DOCX
  • Jenni Krogh, Ed.D., USC, "Target Critical Thinking Through Conceptual Understanding", Handouts, Template
  • Jenni Krogh, Ed.D., USC, "Facilitating Inquiry Through Group Investigation", Handouts, Template
  • Laurie Kohls, SAUSD, "Socratic Seminar in the Classroom,"
    PPT, Procedures, Feedback, Thoughts & Ideas, Planning Form, The Bridge, The Bridge Questions
  • Jann Leppien, Ed.D., Whitworth University, "Developing Minds," Handout
  • Jann Leppien, Ed.D., Whitworth University, "Curricular Adjustments To Accommodate Gifted Learners," Handout
  • Jann Leppien, Ed.D., Whitworth University, "Keynote: What Makes Quality Instruction?" Handout
  • Rick Morris, New Management, "Student Engagement" Handout
  • Rick Morris, New Management, "Right Brain Strategies" Handout
  • Paige McCord, Ed.D., USC, "Creating a Unit of Study Using 8 Approaches to Differentiated Instruction," Handout
  • Paige McCord, Ed.D., USC, "TLAD - Paramount to the CCSS," Handout
  • Tim Mulvehill, LBUSD"Big Six Historical Thinking Skills," Slides, Handouts: 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Dan Rosenberg, Pegasus School, "Hands-On, Minds-On," PDF, PPT
  • Kate Setum & Cheryl Ruiz, GGUSD, "Applying Kaplan's Thinking Tools to Common Core State Standards," Handout
  • Lisa Tamura, GGUSD, "Using Thinking Tools to Enhance Cornell Notes in the Elementary Setting," Handout