MARCH 18, 19, 20 2020, NYC

The 2e study Center and The Quad Prep School in partnership with The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Art and Science announce the 2020 Breakthroughs in Twice-Exceptional Education National Conference.


For the 7th year, Breakthroughs will bring together physicians, clinicians, educators, parents, and community members for three days of diversely knowledgable speakers from across the disciplines.

Featuring Keynote Speaker Temple Grandin, drawing from her own experience with autism spectrum disorders and her professional career, Temple Grandin will speak on how to nurture and turn talents and special interests into paid work, jobs that are particularly suited to individuals on the autism spectrum, and much more.

Our 2020 presenters make an impact on the Twice-Exceptional movement each and every day. Keynote and Breakout sessions include: 

  • Designing for Differences

  • 3e: The intersection of Cultural Diversity, Giftedness, and Special Needs 

  • Differentiation Techniques and the Gifted Curriculum 

  • Advance Integration for the 2e Team

  • "War and the Art of Parenting"

  • Innovations in Adaptive Technology

  • Transition and Career Planning for 2e Students

  • Advance Techniques in Student Engagement and Competency-Based Learning

Agenda and schedule will be posted shortly.



Become a sponsor today and BE SEEN at Breakthroughs in Twice-Exceptional Education National Conference!


Breakthroughs  brings together more than 200 attendees across the fields of psychology, education, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and more! Plus, become exposed to parents of twice-exceptional children from all over the tristate area and beyond.


Secure your spot in our vendor hall and 40+ page program guide today 

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