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Institute for the Development of Gifted Education

Conference 2016

2016:  Over, under, inside out:  Achievement and Emotions of the gifted

Registration NOW OPEN - click here to register
Early Bird (before January 4, 2016) is only $130
*$75 for students

Proposal Submission NOW CLOSED - Deadline October 28, 2015 

The 6th Annual Conference will be held
February 3-4, 2016

  • Conference Strands Include:  Educators, Parents, Researchers
  • Policy Symposium held Wednesday February 3, 2016
  • Palmarium Award Call for Nominations NOW CLOSED

Keynote Speaker:   Dr. James Delisle


Dr. James Delisle has worked on behalf of gifted children and teens for more than three decades.  Dr. Delisle was a professor of education at Kent State University (Ohio) for 25 years and was selected by faculty and students there as a "Distinguished Professor."  He is the author of 18 books, including his newest  Dumbing Down America:  The War on Our Nation's Brightest Young Minds and his bestselling  Parenting Gifted Kids and  The Gifted Teen Survival Guide.



Hotel Information

Holiday Inn Denver - Cherry Creek  
for a special discounted rate of $105 you can call the hotel directly at 303.388.5561 or 888.388.6129 and mention the 2016 IDGE Conference Block

or book online here