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BCPS Hosts Gifted and Talented Symposium

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) in partnership with the Broward County Government Cultural Division and Broward Center for the Performing Arts
The South Florida Gifted and Talented Symposium: GAME ON! Engaging in Interactive Learning. Over 1,000 educators, parents, and community and business leaders are expected to attend the event to examine strategies and practices critical to the teaching and parenting of gifted and talented students.
Thursday, September 18, 2014, from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Signature Grand
 6900 W State Road 84
Davie, FL 33317
The symposium is a unique and powerful development opportunity with breakout sessions for parents, teachers, community members and staff to discover how interactive teaching strategies can be used to impact the academic achievement and engagement of gifted and talented students.  Experts from across South Florida and the country will participate in discussions and presentations.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 238 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 102 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 135 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit browardschools.com, follow us on Twitter @Browardschools, like us on Facebook @ facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free Broward County Public Schools mobile app.