Karen Brown 


Karen Brown is the Gifted Program Mentor for Paradise Valley Unified School District. She has taught and facilitated gifted education courses at ASU since 2010.

Additionally, Mrs. Brown consults with districts throughout the country on Curriculum Mapping, Common Core Implementation, Curriculum Implementation, and Differentiation Strategies. She has presented at Arizona Association of Gifted and Talented (AAGT) and The National Association for Gifted Students (NAGT). Curriculum development is an area of expertise for Mrs. Brown. Keep reading...

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Dina Brulles


​Dina Brulles, Ph.D., is the Director of Gifted Education at Paradise Valley Unified School District where she has developed a continuum of gifted education programs, preschool through high school.  The programs and services Dina oversees incorporate innovative uses of technology, enfranchise underrepresented populations and provide extensive professional development opportunities. She is also the Graduate Gifted Program Coordinator at Arizona State University.

Dina was elected to the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Board of Directors in 2014 as the school district representative and is also a member of the NAGC Convention Committee. Keep reading...

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