Specialized Conference in Giftedness and Talent
International Conference on Perspective of Intervention in High Intellectual Abilities, third edition. San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Spain. February 15-17, 2017.
International Conference. Differentiation of instruction for teacher profesional Development and students’ Success (DiDeSu). Nicosia, Cyprus. May 26-27, 2017.
The International Conference on Excellence, Creativity and Innovation in Basic & Higher Education. Lisbon, Portugal. July 3-5, 2017.
16th Conference of the European Council for High Ability. Working with Gifted Students in the 21st Century. Dublin, Ireland. August 8-11, 2018.
III National Congress of Psychology. Oviedo, Spain. July 3-7, 2017.
The importance of an appropiate attention to the student body with high capacities it’s showed in international events that are held with certain periodicity and that gather subject specialists and in journals. (“que reúnen a especialistas del tema y en revistas especializadas”, está mal redactado, pero no sé a qué se referían con esa parte, así que lo traduje literalmente.)
The Group of Work and Investigation held in 2012 the I International Conference about Panoramic Intervention in High Capacities, that had place the days 27, 28 and 29 of February and 1 of March, gathering specialist from different countries: spain, Portugal, Holland, Mexico… all of them teams that nowadays are involved in a direct way with students with high capacities, through curricular and extracurricular programs.
The goals were:
-To offer information and formation about the extracurricular and curricular intervention with students with high capacities.
-To inform about the different theoric aspects of the high capacities (definition, models…).
-To announce the different studies realized in that topic.
-To offer information regarding the diagnostic of high intelectual capacities.
The Group of Work and Investigation in Giftedness gathers for the second time this congress that had place 3 years ago, organizing the II International Conference about Panoramic Intervention in High Capacities, that had place the days 6, 7 and 8 of May in 2015 in La Laguna.
Again, it achieves to rally specialist from different countries: Spain, Portugal, Holland, Mexico, Brasil and Chile.
In this conference was carried out a new format by including in the program, besides the simposiums, comunication tables and workshops (talleres), diverse masterful presentations (ponencias magistrales). Furthermore, it was possible to follow the conference through the new tecnologies, with what it was posible to bring closer our remote geographic context to other people and profesionals interested who are far away, being a international referent in the world of highly gifted.