We now know that cognitive intelligence is a malleable trait with many factors, but what if emotional intelligence were equally malleable? In this 1-hour course, Lisa Van Gemert, M.Ed.T., brings her personal and professional experience to the important topic of developing the following skills in your GT students:
- Social skills
Ms. Van Gemert is the Youth and Education Ambassador for American Mensa. She provides programming and support for the young members of American Mensa as well as the gifted youth, educators, and parents of the general public. Ms. Van Gemert serves as liaison to the Gifted Youth Committee, the National Association of Gifted Children and other organizations. She earned a Master’s of Education in Teaching from the University of Texas at Arlington and has previously worked as a teacher and high school administrator.