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Gifted children present us all with a challenge | midlifexpress.com

Gifted children present us all with a challenge | midlifexpress.com | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
She realised that gifted children are as far from average as children with serious learning difficulties and she saw how little gifted children's needs were met in the classroom. Consequently, these children are prone to ...
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Why So Many Schools Remain Penitentiaries of Boredom

Why So Many Schools Remain Penitentiaries of Boredom | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Educational leaders have to have the courage to reinvent our schools for real this time. And our teachers must be teachers of children as well as teachers of their subject area.
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Gifted Education Perspectives: Parenting Gifted Children

Conversely, if a child's giftedness has gone undetected and no specific gifted education programming options have been offered, a gifted child may experience learning issues such as boredom or underachievement.
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Instructional Strategies for Gifted Education

This week’s chat centered on Instructional Strategies for Gifted Education. Although there were many more strategies that could have been discussed, we concentrated on Assessment, Grouping, D...
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Parenting Gifted Kids: Keep Them Challenged and Humble

Parenting Gifted Kids: Keep Them Challenged and Humble | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
In her weekly column, Annie Fox offers advice for parents on how to encourage and support gifted children.
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Gifted Children: Nurturing Genius (Part One)

Gifted Children: Nurturing Genius (Part One) | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Nurturing gifted children. (RT @2eDansk: "Gifted Children: Nurturing Genius!" Part One of a series of articles published on Psychology Today's website.
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Choosing Schools For Gifted Kids: What To Look For | My blog

Schools for gifted little ones possess a lot to offer both parents and students. However, a lot of parents can become overwhelmed during the process when they are trying to find the appropriate educational atmosphere for their ...
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Gifted Exchange: When should gifted students be identified?

Welcome to Gifted Exchange, the blog about gifted children, schooling, parenting, education news and changing American education for the better. This blog is supported by the Davidson Institute for Talent Development.
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What Are Characteristics of a Gifted Child? | À Dieu soit la gloire

What Are Characteristics of a Gifted Child? | À Dieu soit la gloire | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Others are wired for cable (the general population) and some of us (the gifted) are hooked up to a satellite dish. That makes these gifted children capable of making connections that others don't even know exist!
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Motivating the Gifted Learner

Motivating the Gifted Learner | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
There has not been a day since that talk that I have not thought about how best to motivate gifted students. Fixed Mindset versus Growth Mindset. At the very core of Dr. Dweck's work is the idea that intelligence is not a fixed trait.
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Supporting G& T children, this is what we are all about..stay tuned to the Be Sensitive Foundation 

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S.C.A.M.P.E.R. the Holidays

S.C.A.M.P.E.R. the Holidays | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
One of the creative thinking tools that my students learn is S.C.A.M.P.E.R.  It is an acronym to help people to remember different ways inventive ideas can happen:  Substitute, Combine, Adapt, Mo...
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Irish Gifted Education Blog: To Label Or Not To Label?

Irish Gifted Education Blog: To Label Or Not To Label? | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Irish Gifted Education Blog. by Dazzled and Frazzled ... In the US , it is estimated that up to 20% of gifted children may also have a learning disability of some sort, i.e. are twice exceptional.
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Is your child a young Einstein? | International Education News ...

Is your child a young Einstein? | International Education News ... | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
There is much debate about exactly what constitutes “giftedness” but gifted education expert Dr Margaret Plunkett says it is widely accepted in Victoria that a gifted child has innate potential to operate at an extremely high level ...
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How Finland became an education leader

How Finland became an education leader | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Harvard professor Tony Wagner explains how the nation achieved extraordinary successes by deemphasizing testing ([Education Systems] How Finland became an education leader http://t.co/ej6VrBCy
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Testing for NYC Elementary Schools: Gifted & Talented and Private ...

This is the second installment of a guest post series about applying to gifted and talented elementary schools and private elementary schools in New York City. ~~~. For almost every type of school option, a standardized “test” ...
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The role of technology in gifted and talented education - live chat

The role of technology in gifted and talented education - live chat | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Join us to explore how digital learning can engage and inspire gifted and talented students in a live chat on Tuesday 22 January, 6pm to 8pm (The role of technology in gifted and talented education - live chat http://t.co/19d59cXn...
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World conference for gifted education to be conducted in Louisville

World conference for gifted education to be conducted in Louisville | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Local educators and parents will have a unique opportunity this summer to learn from the world’s leading experts in gifted education.
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Why Parents Need to Let Their Children Fail

Why Parents Need to Let Their Children Fail | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
A new study explores what happens to students who aren't allowed to suffer through setbacks.
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Help Me With My Gifted Child : The Gifted Parent Help Blog: Gifted ...

Help Me With My Gifted Child : The Gifted Parent Help Blog: Gifted ... | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
So My Kid is Gifted.. Now What. The Gifted Parent Blog. This blog is for parents of gifted children. It contains info and resources for gifted testing, gifted schools, gifted classes and programs, gifted camps, gifted test practice ...
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Gifted Children Left Behind: Advocacy & Alternatives

Gifted Children Left Behind: Advocacy & Alternatives | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
PHP Guest Blogger, Suzannah Kolbeck is the executive director of HoneyFern, Inc., a non-profit private school whose mission is to create a community that cultivates caring, intelligent and curiou...
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Odyssey of the Mind challenges students to think creatively - Salamanca Press

Odyssey of the Mind challenges students to think creatively - Salamanca Press | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Odyssey of the Mind challenges students to think creativelySalamanca PressAccording to Crandall, each school selects the children differently.
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gifted program - Is your Child Suited for a Gifted Program?

gifted program - Is your Child Suited for a Gifted Program? | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Placing an intellectually advanced child in a regular public school can cause the child to underperform or become socially reticent. If you recognize your child to be gifted, placing him or her in a gifted program can greatly improve your child's ...
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Gifted and Talented Education in Africa: Part 1

Gifted and Talented Education in Africa: Part 1 | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Our steering committee for the 2007 World Council Conference in England was committed to making it a genuinely global event, inviting speakers from every continent. (Would that the World Council ma...
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Defender News: No Child Left Behind has overstayed welcome - my.hsj.org

Defender News: No Child Left Behind has overstayed welcome - my.hsj.org | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Defender News: No Child Left Behind has overstayed welcomemy.hsj.orgThis pressure on schools to keep every student in an average range gives “Gifted and Talented” and high performing students limited options to excel beyond their successes thus-far.
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Review: Making the Choice: When Typical School Doesn't Fit Your ...

Review: Making the Choice: When Typical School Doesn't Fit Your ... | Gifted Education | Scoop.it
Some, however, will come to discover that they are the parents of gifted children, who may also have secondary learning issues, for whom the traditional educational system does not provide a good fit.
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