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When

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 9AM to 12 Noon


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Moorestown Upper Elementary School

325 Borton Landings Road

Moorestown, NJ 08057

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REACH

REACH

Regional Enrichment Activities for Children with High Abilities

Saturday- January 25, 2020

  9 AM – 12 Noon

Moorestown Upper Elementary SchoolMaximum registration per non-members will be $60.

325 Borton Landings Road

Moorestown, NJ 08057

 

Featuring Keynote speaker: S. F. Hochman 

Writer/Motivator/Game Guy/Fun Guy (but not a mushroom), S. F. Hochman will encourage you to make the most of your talents and abilities by letting it RIP - Resist… Insist… Persist! How to RIP It Good!

The author of nine books written for kids/DREAMED UP WITH kids will share anecdotes from his own life and the lives of some inspiring gifted and talented people that he has met and worked with.  Hochman will also introduce you to several young heroic characters from his books who RESISTED being bullied or forced to conform, INSISTED on standing up for their rights, and PERSISTED against great odds to achieve their goals. He’ll make you laugh.  He may even make you cry… but it'll be in a good way.  Most importantly, he’ll motivate you to LEARN by DOING.

After decades of writing speeches and video scripts for international motivational speakers and Fortune 500 companies, Hochman began writing for kids and WITH KIDS, an outgrowth of his school volunteering. He addresses bullying, peer pressure, and self expression in his books, which include laZy, craZy & amazing; Mr. Hocklenutty's Magic Glasses; WATER Comes; Mister Fancy Dancer; UNITED WE RISE!; and THE CURIOUS RISE OF DEZTINEE SNEARTS. Check the NJAGC website on how to pre-order books! 

Creative family activities   •   Networking opportunities  •  Raffle Drawings  • Exciting challenge stations •  Student prize drawings  • Hands-on workshops for students, parents and educators • Vendors 

Schedule

 8:30-9:00 - Registration

9:00-9:15 - Welcome

9:20- 10:20 -  Session One: Parents, Educators, and Students with Keynote,       S.F. Hochman

10:20-10:40 - Break and Snack

10:45- 11:45 - Session Two: Parents and Educators learn about advocacy and giftedness, while students participate in breakout hands-on enrichment activities. Students: Hands on activities in classroom to learn, explore, and share.

11:45-12:00 - Closing- GREAT DOOR PRIZES!


Pricing and Registration

Members- $10 Non-Members- $15

(Note: Art and Writing Contest winners attend for free.  Parents of winners will be notified via email in January, and will be given instructions on how to register their families using the online registration form).

Member Benefit: Maximum registration per family will be $40.00.  

Maximum registration per non-member families will be $60.


SPACE IS LIMITED; REGISTER ONLINE TO GUARANTEE A SPOT.

For more information, contact NJAGC@NJAGC.ORG