New Zealand Association for Gifted Children

The many faces of Creativity and Intelligence

  • 4 Apr 2020
  • 2:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Mt Albert Presbyterian Church Hall, 14 Mt Albert Road, Auckland

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Explorers is happy to present Dr Rhys C Jones, the Director of the Science Scholars programme at Auckland University, the only one of its kind here in NZ (https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/science/study-with-us/science-scholars-programme.html).

In his talk, Rhys will:

  1. Discuss his own journey both professionally and personally, explaining the challenges he has faced balancing stereotypes of societal norms around intellect versus being sociable
  2. Share his own observations and personal experiences of the importance people place on the use of labels and identity.
  3. Present a workshop that explores intelligence and creativity, which will include hands on activities for everyone to get involved with.

Contact us

Membership enquiries

Mel Wong

membership@giftedchildren.org.nz

General enquiries

Brooke Trenwith

president@giftedchildren.org.nz

Tall Poppies & Letters to the Editor

Helen Luxford

helen.luxford@explorers.org.nz

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