Attend a three-day event devoted to gifted education with keynote speakers and breakout sessions on topics such as fostering creativity through technology, report cards for school districts, and transforming turmoil for gifted and talented youth. Kids' Conference on saturday includes a performance by Jon Gailmor, a raptor encounter with the Vermont Institute of Natural Science and writing exercises. Hours vary by day. Preregister by October 8. $200 day, $$375 both days.