Teaching for Talent


Keynote Speaker:

Laurence J. Coleman, Ph. D.

“Characteristics of Gifted-Friendly Schools”

Dr. Coleman is the DASO Herb Professor of Gifted Studies at the University of Toledo (Ohio). He is the former editor of the Journal for the Education of the Gifted. He authored the book Being Gifted in School with Dr. Tracy Cross, and he wrote Nurturing Talent in High School: Life in the Fast Lane.  Dr. Coleman’s research interests are in the experience of being gifted, teacher thinking, action research and practical inquiry, and theoretical analysis.

Contact: Jill M. Olthouse, Ph. D.

Dept. of Special Education

508B Allen Hall

West Virginia University

Morgantown WV


Phone: 304-530-4377

E-mail: Jill.Olthouse@mail.wvu.edu

April 19th

Morgantown, WV


Sponsored by

West Virginia University