It’s my turn to contribute to SENG’s Blog Tour celebrating their National Parenting Gifted Children week (see the whole schedule here). Gifted kids are a unique and challenging group – for teachers and for parents. They view the world through an entirely unique lens, one that is best summed in one word. Intense. This intensity refers to how gifted individuals approach life. At its best, intensity is the driving passion that enables some people to achieve amazing things – in any domain. But at.