Registration Fee: $169 per session
Join us for one of the informative and inspiring school visits. Meet the staff and students at these innovative schools and see how they build learning environments that allow students to succeed. All school visits will leave in the morning from and return later to the Charlotte Convention Center.
Lunch is provided. Departure times will vary.
CANCELLED Northwest School of the Arts: A 6-12 Magnet for Visual and Performing Arts
This full magnet program provides students in grades 6-12 the opportunity to pursue their artistic gifts and talents, as well as receive academic instruction to meet their needs for a comprehensive high-school experience.
SOLD OUT Shamrock Gardens & Elon Park Elementary Schools: Learning Immersion/Talent Development
Learn how these two different, diverse elementary programs are maximizing opportunity for students by focusing on nurturing all students, providing collaborative planning and co-teaching, analyzing data, strategically clustering, and supplementing with gifted curriculum.
SOLD OUT Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy & Palmetto Scholars Academy: A Tale of Two Charter Schools for Gifted Students
Participants will tour the Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy (K-8, Charlotte, NC) and see classes in action. The Palmetto Scholars Academy (6-12, Charleston, SC) faculty will lead interactive presentations. Parents, teachers, students, and staff from both schools will describe each school’s approach to admissions, curriculum, facilities, administration, and the charter application.