ESSENTIAL SCHOOL STRATEGIES FOR 2E STUDENTS
Expert School Strategies for Bright & Quirky Students
Are you concerned about your bright & quirky child's schooling, especially in these turbulent times? The majority of schools were not built with our complex kids in mind; kids with BOTH advanced abilities and difficulties in learning, social, and/or emotional skills. Most teachers get little to no training in how to teach kids like ours.
You sent in so many questions that we've expanded the free webinar to a 4-part series!
The Deep Dive Series:
Part 1: Must-Know Foundational Strategies to Support Bright & Quirky Kids
July 9 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern
- The 3-part process to build a collaborative parent-teacher partnership
- How to assess for specific strengths and challenges
- Strategies to support both advanced and lagging abilities
- How to preserve kids' self esteem, even in the face of deficits
Part 2: Deep Dive: School Strategies for Bright Kids with ADHD, Autism and Learning Differences
July 15 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern
- Learn to discern between symptoms and root causes
- Learn specific strategies for reading, writing, self regulation and executive function challenges
- Learn strategies to develop creativity, visual-spatial skills and deep interests
- Learn to navigate the US system of 504's and IEP's
Part 3: Engaging the Unmotivated 2e Student in Online and Offline Learning
July 22 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern
- How to handle resistance, reluctance and defiance
- Understand the stages of readiness and effects of school trauma
- How to use interests to rekindle a child's spark
- Learn when to push and when to accommodate
Part 4: Home & Hybrid Learning for 2e Kids, and Building Social Competence
July 29 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern
- How to meet 2e kids' needs in online and hybrid learning
- How to increase a child's social competence, online and offline
- How to know when it's time to change your child's learning environment
- Ins and outs of homeschooling and unschooling
GET ONE, GIVE ONE!
Get the series for yourself and we'll give you another to share with a teacher!
and also get the video, audio, transcripts and bonus talks
Here's What You'll Get:
3 additional LIVE trainings starting July 15 at 10:00 AM PDT | 1:00 PM EDT (Same time each week) with Debbie and the top experts
A community of like-minded parents and teachers in our event Facebook group
A toolkit full of insights and strategies to help you advocate for your bright and quirky child in school
A brief explainer video about bright and quirky, ‘twice exceptional (2e)’ kids you can share with teachers, parents, friends and family.
Bonus 1: 2e Autism at School, Barry Prizant, PhD
Bonus 2: A Revolutionary Science-Based Lens for Understanding Bright & Quirky Kids with Stephen Porges, PhD
Bonus 3: Normal Sucks with Jonathan Mooney
Bonus 4: 2e Explainer video with Debbie Steinberg Kuntz, LMFT
HELP IS HERE!
Get ready for an amazing masterclass with this top expert panel:
Susan Baum, PhD
Director of The 2e Center at Bridges Academy
Dan Peters, PhD
Psychologist and Executive Director of the Summit Center
Maria Kennedy, MEd
Phoenix Division Director, Bridges Academy
Michael Delman, MEd
CEO and Founder, Beyond BookSmart
Mona Delahooke, PhD
Child Psychologist and Author of Beyond Behaviors
Michelle Garcia Winner, SLP
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP), Founder of Social Thinking
Lin Lim-Goh, PhD
Parent Advocate at the 2e Center at Bridges Academy
Mike Cantlon, MEd
Co-Founder of Satori and Odyssey School for Gifted Students
Hillary Miller, MEd
Former Teacher and Principal, Palo Verde
Sarah Ward, MS, CCC/SLP
Co-Director Cognitive Connections
It was the BEST webinar series I have EVER attended and I've been teaching for 42 years! WELL DONE!
-Anonymous, 2020 Summit
I have learned more from this Summit than I have from any neuropsychologist, pediatrician, educator or counselor. I am grateful for all of the professionals who shared their knowledge and passion for these children.
-Bonnie, Summit 2020
This is the first time I have participated in the Bright and Quirky summit, I am so thankful to my colleague for sharing it with me. I am inspired, motivated and thankful to all of the speakers and organizers. Can’t wait to share all of this new info!
-Ann, Summit 2020
Meet Your Moderator: Debbie Steinberg Kuntz, LMFT
Debbie is a licensed marriage and family therapist and founder of Bright & Quirky, an organization helping bright kids thrive, even with learning, social, emotional and/or behavioral challenges. After a decade in private practice specializing in 'twice exceptional (2e)' kids, she began the annual Bright & Quirky Child Online Summit, interviewing the leading psychologists and educators. To help 2e families thrive, she also created the Bright & Quirky IdeaLab learning community, the Bright & Quirky Action Plan digital course and a new series of fun online classes for 2e kids. She earned her undergraduate degree at Middlebury College and Masters in child, family and couples counseling at Antioch University.