March 2nd in Seattle, WA

Hi! We're Ian Byrd from and Lisa Van Gemert from We take everything we've learned from presenting at hundreds of education events and put together our own version of a conference.  

We call it a Gifted Guild Gathering. Attendees call it amazing (and that’s just the goody bag). 

This year, we're presenting on Vitamin C: Critical Thinking, Creativity, and Curiosity.  

The Details

  • We'll be at the Crowne Plaza at 17338 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188.
  • We start at 9am (don't be late!) and will be done by 4pm.
  • This is a 6-hour workshop led entirely by Ian and Lisa.
  • You'll get a certificate for 6 hours of professional development 
  • Clock hours for the State of Washington will be granted.
  • You'll be with a focused group of motivated peers who care about gifted education. 

Registration Closes In 

VIP tickets have closed, but we've extended other ticket sales until 11:59AM on February 27.


The Tickets

(If you cannot see the order form above, your district is blocking it. Try using a different network.)

Possibly Asked Questions

Do I have to be enrolled in courses on Nope! Anyone can attend.

Can we pay for a group with a district purchase order? Yes, no problem. Please use this form. However, district orders are not eligable for early discounts. 

I’ve seen Ian and/or Lisa speak before. Will this be a rerun? Nope. It's all new. You’ve never seen this before. 

Can I sit in the back and fiddle on my phone all day? No. We will tell you to leave and it will be embarrassing for everyone. Come to learn, participate, and engage or don't come at all. 

Can I have a refund? No refunds on tickets, but we're happy to transfer to a new attendee.

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