Through her expertise and experience Joyce Juntune, Ph.D., brings a practical approach to meeting the needs of gifted students in the classroom. In fact, you will be able to use these strategies with students at any level! You will learn how to help your students organize their ideas and their learning so they can become more independent learners.
In this 3-hour course you will discover:
- Module 1: The brain and learning, and evaluation strategies for reasoning
- Module 2: How to teach decision-making skills
- Module 3: Steps and activities for planning and organizing ideas
This course is aligned with 2016 ODE Teacher Competencies a, b, c, f, g and NAGC Teacher Preparation Standards 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 5.2.
Dr. Juntune is a renowned consultant, trainer, professor, and lecturer with more than 45 years of experience in the field of education. She is an instructional associate professor at Texas A&M University, and she teaches graduate-level courses in the areas of intelligence, child and adolescent development, educational psychology, giftedness, and creativity. Dr. Juntune earned her master’s degree in curriculum instruction from St. Cloud University and her Ph.D. in educational psychology from Texas A&M University.