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Fontbonne to hold Fall Institute for Educators

Fontbonne University will hold a Fall Institute on Educating Gifted and Talented Students on Oct. 20-21 in the Clayton High School "Commons." The institute runs from 5 - 9 p.m. on Oct. 20 and from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Oct. 21.

The two-day institute will offer a six-member panel to discuss the assets and liabilities of No Child Left Behind legislation, the roles of gifted and talented students in schools, instructional management and other related issues. The roundtable panel will include administrators from districts across the St. Louis metropolitan area.

The deadline for registration is Oct. 13. For more information or to register, contact Betty Geeser at 314-889-4536 or
Fontbonne University is a Catholic, coeducational institution of higher education offering liberal arts, professional and adult programs. Fontbonne was founded in 1923 and is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.