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Arlene DeVries

Adjunct Instructor, Online Learning School of Education

Contact Information

Phone: 515-271-3726
Mailing Address:
    2507 University Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50311


M.S.E. in Guidance and Counseling - Drake University

Honors & Professional Memberships

  • Gifted and Talented Consultant Des Moines Public Schools for more than 24 years
  • Private Gifted and Talented Consultant
  • Co-Chair ITAG conference
  • Past board member/President – ITAG
  • Past board member/President – SENG
  • Past board member - NAGC
  • Past chair, Parent Community Division, NAGC
  • Co-Author “Parents’ Guide to Gifted Children”
  • Sr. Author “Gifted Parent Groups: The SENG Model”
  • Conducted 70 10-week guided discussion groups for parents of gifted
  • Presented 2-day workshops on the SENG model throughout the US and in five foreign countries
  • Attended and presented at more than 80 Gifted and Talented Conferences
  • SENG Outstanding Leadership Award
  • ITAG Distinguished Service Award
  • Drake University School of Education Outstanding Alumnae Award

Courses Taught

Social Emotional Needs of the Gifted

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