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Friday, October 18 • 10:50am - 11:50am
The Underachievement Dilemma

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Underachievement by gifted and high-potential learners is one of the most frustrating issues that teachers encounter. What causes underachievement? How can parents and teachers help develop talents in students who underachieve in school but not in creative outlets outside of school? What interventions work for what types of underachievement? How can we motivate gifted learners to achieve? These and other questions will be explored in this session.

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Sally Reis

Letitia Neag Morgan Chair in Educational Psychology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut
Sally M. Reis recently completed a six-year term as the vice provost for academic affairs and currently holds the Letitia Neag Endowed Chair and is a Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor at Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut. She was previously a department... Read More →

Friday October 18, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am PDT
Room 340