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Gifted people are talented or exceptionally able children or adults. These materials are targeting educators and parents who are working with gifted children or adults
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Gifted men and women define success differently, 40-year study finds

Gifted men and women define success differently, 40-year study finds | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Researchers spent four decades studying a group of mathematically talented adolescents, finding that by mid-life they were extraordinarily accomplished and enjoyed a high level of life satisfaction.
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Parenting a Gifted Child: Common Dilemmas and Practical Solutions (2-9-2011)

This webinar will address a series of topics of interest to parents of gifted children. Some discussion items will be underachievement, perfectionism, height...
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Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle?

Gifted children are likely to be the next generation's innovators and leaders—yet the exceptionally smart are often invisible in the classroom, lacking the c...
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Is Giftedness Socially Stigmatizing? The Impact of High Achievement on Social Interactions

Top cited article: Is Giftedness Socially Stigmatizing? The Impact of High Achievement on Social Interactions http://t.co/J29kXATi6m
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Giftedness Not Unwrapped—We All Lose

Giftedness Not Unwrapped—We All Lose | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Unwrapping your children’s unrecognized giftedness (Giftedness Not Unwrapped—We All Lose http://t.co/iF8lgGL2KH)
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Why being gifted is more like being an artist than a calculator

Why being gifted is more like being an artist than a calculator | Gifted people | Scoop.it
There was a line in the occupational therapy paper about gifted people that said that like artists, they seem to perform best under unusual situations, they are sensitive, etc. I think that contain...
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A Study in Giftedness: Multiple criteria identification as an issue of ...

Economic marginalisation often experienced by indigenous students can also impact upon their ability to display their learning potential in the classroom (Arnold and Doctorff, 2003). There is a high correlation between ...
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University of Cumbria academic drives new understanding of ‘giftedness’ : Cumbria Crack: News for Penrith, Eden Valley, Keswick, Workington, Whitehaven, Maryport, Barrow, Kendal, Carlisle, Lake D...

University of Cumbria academic drives new understanding of ‘giftedness’   : Cumbria Crack: News for Penrith, Eden Valley, Keswick, Workington, Whitehaven, Maryport, Barrow, Kendal, Carlisle, Lake D... | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Professor Barry Hymer of the University of Cumbria, a recognised expert in the field of education, has been invited to become an ambassador for an organisation which has spent 45 years promoting the discovery of children’s high-learning potential...
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How to encourage gifted toddlers to develop their talent - by Suzanne Rose - Helium

How to encourage gifted toddlers to develop their talent - by Suzanne Rose - Helium | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Your toddler may already be showing signs of being gifted, whether its by learning his or her letters early, speaking excellently for his age or d..., Suzanne Rose (How to encourage gifted toddlers to develop their talent #gifted
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How to help 18-month old gifted daughter with poor social skills - Mothering

How to help 18-month old gifted daughter with poor social skills - Mothering | Gifted people | Scoop.it
How to help 18-month old gifted daughter with poor social skills
Mothering
We are trying to figure out how to help our 18-month old with her social skills. She is verbally and physically precocious.
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Our view: Gifted education conversation a healthy one - St. Clair Times

Our view: Gifted education conversation a healthy one - St. Clair Times | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Our view: Gifted education conversation a healthy one
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Among the many complex issues local officials face, it is hard to imagine one that could be more complex than educating our students.
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The Future of Education – in Finland and Elsewhere | 3D Eye

The Future of Education – in Finland and Elsewhere | 3D Eye | Gifted people | Scoop.it
... to take full responsibility for the development of the curriculum and pedagogy. 3) The Finns set out to personalise learning and to ensure that students are motivated through being involved in setting their own learning agendas and targets.
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Marie-Lise Schläppy: Are all gifted people also highly sensitive? Part I - Seminar.

ECCO/GBI seminars 2nd series 2012-2013 Are all gifted people also highly sensitive? Using the concept of the "highly sensitive person" to identify and coach ...
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Psychological Science in the Public Interest (PSPI) - Giftedness

A team led by Rena F. Subotnik discusses their extensive report on giftedness, which was published in Psychological Science in the Public Interest, a journal...
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How to raise a gifted child in a normal home

What we learned about raising gifted children from the parents of "Boy Wonder" Jack Andraka.
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NGLB - No Gifted Left Behind - The Educator's Room

NGLB - No Gifted Left Behind - The Educator's Room | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Education has taken a major swing in the last five years with its new focus on the Response to Intervention movement. Through the RtI program, students that are in the bottom 20% of their class are to receive Tier I ...
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Celebrating giftedness, supporting difficulties

Celebrating giftedness, supporting difficulties | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Just because you’re really smart doesn’t mean you are supremely self-confident.
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Project Uses Famous Profiles to Identify Gifted, Creative Students

Project Uses Famous Profiles to Identify Gifted, Creative Students | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Reporter Sarah D. Sparks spent the last five years writing about federal and state education regulations. Now covering education research, she can most often be found with a double-shot mocha in one hand and the latest academic journal in the other.
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Giftedness vs. Aspergers - General Autism Discussion

Giftedness vs. Aspergers - General Autism Discussion | Gifted people | Scoop.it
According to this paper, I lean(ed) more towards the Gifted side when it comes to Memory and Attention, more towards the Aspie side with regards to Motor Skills (and Social/Emotional to a lesser extent) and the rest is mixed.
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The Strengths Companion: G is for Giftedness - The Strengths Foundation

The Strengths Companion: G is for Giftedness - The Strengths Foundation | Gifted people | Scoop.it
This article looks at the concept of giftedness. (RT @mikepegg1: Everybody has gifts. But there has often been a traditional view of looking at giftedness.
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Video: LD Expert Advice | Giftedness - NCLD

Video: LD Expert Advice | Giftedness - NCLD | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Dr. Klingner shares some insightful tips on how parents can advocate to find out what kind of supports are available to their gifted children. (How can parents advocate to support their child's giftedness?
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Doby Elementary gifted students support annual pajama collection - Tbo.com

Doby Elementary gifted students support annual pajama collection - Tbo.com | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Doby Elementary gifted students support annual pajama collection
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Children in the gifted program at Doby Elementary are all smiles as they show some of the pajamas to be donated to needy children as part of the school's annual Pajama Program.
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Comprehending giftedness as it really is - Otago Daily Times

Comprehending giftedness as it really is - Otago Daily Times | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Comprehending giftedness as it really is
Otago Daily Times
Most of us working in the field of gifted education would agree with Stacy Hunt that the term "gifted" should be retired.
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Entrepreneurial educator - Iowa Now

Entrepreneurial educator - Iowa Now | Gifted people | Scoop.it
Iowa NowEntrepreneurial educatorIowa NowNicholas Colangelo stands outside of the Blank Honors Building on the UI campus Nicholas Colangelo, founder and director of the University of Iowa College of Education's Belin-Blank Center for Gifted...
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