McKinney Gifted and Talented Alliance and McKinney ISD GT are excited to announce a can’t miss program for GT students and their parents & guardians…
FOR MCKINNEY ISD 6TH - 9TH GRADE STUDENTS ONLY:
“Mind of a Champion”
Mind of a Champion is designed especially for our current 6th – 9th grade McKinney ISD GT students as an interactive, eye-opening opportunity for students to recognize mental and emotional roadblocks to their success. It will be presented and coached by Robert Andrews, internationally renowned sports performance consultant and licensed therapist. Students will learn to cope with the pressure and stress of academic demands, gain insight into mental strength, and develop clarity and focus that will help remove the mental blocks that inhibit peak performance.
FOR PARENTS & GUARDIANS:
Parents will have the opportunity to attend an open session with Robert Andrews followed by choice of two additional parent sessions. Parent sessions offered include: Growth Mindset, Managing Stress and back by popular demand…GT teacher and GT student panels! Please note, student sessions are for students only!
Dinner is provided and included in the price of student and adult tickets.
The dinner is a boxed meal and includes your choice of a deluxe turkey, ham, or veggie sandwich. All boxed meals come with chips, pickle, cookie and a water. If you have special dietary requirements, please choose a food option at online registration and email us at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 10, 2018 to make special meal arrangements.
Pre-registration is required and there is a limit of 200 student tickets.
Sales are now open to all MISD 6th – 9th grade GT students.
If you would like to join MGTA now to ensure you won’t miss out on this opportunity, please visit http://mckinneyalps.squarespace.com/membership/ to join now.
About the Student Presenter:
Robert Andrews is an internationally renowned sports performance consultant and licensed therapist whose programs sell out all over the world. He has recognized the similarities in the mental strengths required of an athletic champion and an academic champion to create this outstanding program. Robert has worked with Olympic Medalists such as Simone Biles, Laurie Hernandez, Simone Manuel as well as athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, Heisman trophy winners among others.