Articles about gifted and talented


Creativity Is Everywhere at SCATS

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Paul Torrance, pioneer in the study of creativity, wrote, “Creativity is almost infinite. It involves every sense – sight, smell, hearing, feeling, taste and even perhaps the e

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The Power of Self-Advocacy for Gifted Learners

Last updated: 05/03/2018

Gifted learners are full of potential, but sometimes they’re also frustrated, bored, and even disruptive in class. Many bright students struggle because they have never been taug

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Tips for Parents: Raising a chess player - from the first steps, to a top young player

Last updated: 05/03/2018

This Tips for Parents article is from a seminar hosted by Ronen Har-Zvi, who provides advice on guiding a child who is interested in chess. In this short document I will do my best

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2018 Wallace Research Symposium on Talent Development (with images, tweets) · belinblank

Last updated: 05/03/2018

Regarded by researchers and policy-makers as the preeminentresearch conference on gifted education and talent development, the 2018Wallace Research Symposium on Talent Development

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Gifted adults: Embracing complexity

Last updated: 05/03/2018

Gifted adults may be surprised to realize that they have not outrun their childhood difficulties. In some ways, we all carry our middle schools selves around with us. But gifted ad

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Trebek Says Without Teachers There Would Be No Jeopardy!

Last updated: 05/03/2018

The Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament will feature Jake Allen, an NAGC member and teacher at Huntsville Intermediate School in Arkansas. The two week tournament, May 7 – 18, is prese

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Gifted Adults from an Elder’s Perspective

Last updated: 05/03/2018

We did not hear the word gifted as a child. We thought we were odd. Even as we age, it is difficult to say aloud, ‘I am a gifted adult.’ We realize the differences in our reaso

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Are Affluent Parents Fighting Against Gifted Ed for Underserved Kids?

Last updated: 05/03/2018

No, New York City is not getting rid of elementary school Gifted & Talented programs in an attempt to make everyone feel special and lower student achievement. However, DNAInfo’s

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Arkansan to compete in Teachers Tournament on 'Jeopardy!'

Last updated: 05/03/2018

An Arkansas educator will appear on Jeopardy! next week as part of the TV show's annual Teachers Tournament. Jake Allen, who is a gifted and talented education teacher at Huntsvill

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America's youth is sick of shootings. It's time to let them lead the way

Last updated: 05/02/2018

Since Columbine, more than 150,000 primary or secondary school students have experienced a school shooting. Enough is enough

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