Articles about gifted education


Perfectionism and Ways to Manage It - Institute for Educational Advancement

Last updated: 02/17/2018

The tendency to be a perfectionist is within all of us. As I start writing this blog, I find myself typing and deleting, starring at the screen trying to brainstorm the perfect sen

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Gifted Voices: A Series of Personal Stories | My Little Poppies

Last updated: 02/17/2018

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure statement for more information. Parenting a gifted or twice-exceptional (2e) child can feel like a lonely venture.

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Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Logic is the systematic study of reasoned argument. Why study logic? For students planning to take university-level math courses, which typically involve reading and writing proofs

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Time to Agree: Gifted Kids Exist

Last updated: 02/16/2018

• I think it’s time we acknowledged that super smart kids do exist. The eight year old who wants to be Richard Feynman for Halloween. The five year old reading The Chronicles

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Why differentiated instruction fails gifted children

Last updated: 02/14/2018

Why differentiated instruction fails gifted children Why is differentiated instruction so controversial? In a recent commentary, Jim Delisle highlighted the problems inherent in di

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What Psychotherapists Need to Know About Gifted Clients

Last updated: 02/14/2018

Support For The Excessively Curious, Creative, Smart & Sensitive What Psychotherapists Need to Know About Gifted Clients by Paula Prober 80 Comments photo from Anne Allanketner If

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Living with Intensity: Understanding Giftedness as Self-Actualization - InterGifted

Last updated: 02/13/2018

Often accompanied by an intense inner disharmony, giftedness has more than once been confused with pathology in the course of history. However, rather than mental weakness or illne

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What Is Pathologizing Normal Gifted Behavior and Why Is It a problem?

Last updated: 02/13/2018

I learned about this concept when my son was young and teachers kept telling me he had ADHD. The first time anyone told me he probably had ADHD was when he was about six years old

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Supporting your emotionally excitable gifted child

Last updated: 02/12/2018

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Supporting your emotionally excitable gifted child She's just too sensitive. Why does he overreact to every little thing? I wish she would just go with t

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My Kid is Gifted. (Yes, I'm THAT Mom.) | My Little Poppies

Last updated: 02/10/2018

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure statement for more information. I used to stumble over the word if I said it at all. Parents are afraid of using

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