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Keynote address to the National Association for Gifted Children Conference

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Thank you, and good morning. It is indeed a pleasure and a privilege to be with you during your annual conference as you focus on the development of connections, linkages, and partnerships of all kinds to further the development of talent; and I am particularly energized to be with you at this time when the work that we are doing as educators of and for gifted and talented children is once again viewed as essential to our nation’s future.



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