Voice and Choice, Gaining Buy In: Secondary Programs for Gifted and High Ability Learners (90 Minutes)
An essential element to student buy in to secondary programs for gifted and high ability learners is choice. When a program involves a wide range of choice for students be they units, competitions or collaborations, the offerings compliment the broader school program, building specific skills and knowledge for students at a higher level and in areas of passion and proficiency. This enables ownership and as sense of freedom for students, whilst providing valuable purpose to the participation. Come and hear how this only enhances the students program experience.