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14 TED Talks by brilliant kids and teens

14 TED Talks by brilliant kids and teens | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Talks from scientists, musicians, innovators, activists -- all under the age of 20. Watch these amazing wunderkinds.
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Ending our Neglect of Gifted Students: What Lies Ahead excerpt

Ending our Neglect of Gifted Students: What Lies Ahead excerpt | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
It's a matter of fairness, equal opportunity , and long-term societal well-being.
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So Much Potential, So Few Grants: The Logic of Investing More in Gifted Students

So Much Potential, So Few Grants: The Logic of Investing More in Gifted Students | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
While the very term suggests gifted students already have a head
start, many are never challenged and fall through the cracks, especially if
they're poor.  Where does philanthropy fit in here? 
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Boredom, school, and the gifted child: Challenging its inevitability

Boredom, school, and the gifted child: Challenging its inevitability | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
How to challenge and eliminate boredom from the classroom for gifted children. Advocacy for funding, provision of services, and legal rights is necessary, along with changes in state and national policy.
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10 Things You Need to Know About Gifted Kids: Part 10: They Need Advocates

10 Things You Need to Know About Gifted Kids: Part 10: They Need Advocates | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
This is my final post in this series. I hope that you have gained some knowledge about Gifted children. I know that I have. So that you see all of the posts together, I will repost the links in one post today. Let's get down to business of this post. What is an advocate? According…
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Should I grade-skip my gifted child?

Should I grade-skip my gifted child? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
About two out of seven children are likely bored in their classrooms, as they aren't learning much that is new. Should these children skip grades? What's the evidence on grade-skipping?
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Three challenges of being an exceptionally gifted child - cyberbullying, underachieving and money

Three challenges of being an exceptionally gifted child - cyberbullying, underachieving and money | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
“If we were talking about ensuring that children with learning difficulties were getting the best education they possibly could – this wouldn’t even be questioned.”
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The Six Types of Gifted Child: The Twice-exceptional - Jade Rivera

The Six Types of Gifted Child: The Twice-exceptional - Jade Rivera | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
For this installment on the six types of gifted child, I'm delighted to share Bob Yamtich's perspective on twice-exceptionality.
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Initiative launched in Eastern Province to discover potentials of talented students - Saudi Gazette

Initiative launched in Eastern Province to discover potentials of talented students - Saudi Gazette | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
By Zeba Haider DAMMAM — The Global Shapers (a World Economic Forum initiative), has set up a new platform dedicated to talented students in the Eastern Province. The platform, called “Gifted Students Program”, which will target students from ages eleven to fourteen, is part of the Global Shapers’ series of projects and initiatives to serve
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Where Are the Gifted and Talented Black Students?

Social and institutional barriers are keeping African American students from the ranks of gifted and talented programs.
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Class action: Why philanthropists are going back to school | Campden FB

Class action: Why philanthropists are going back to school | Campden FB | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
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Excellence Gaps in Education

Excellence Gaps in Education | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Plucker and Peters shine a spotlight on excellence gaps —achievement gaps among subgroups of students performing at the highest levels of achievement.
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Common Characteristics of Gifted Children

Common Characteristics of Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
The last few weeks, I have been reminded of the importance of regular education teachers knowing some basics of Gifted Education. So this post is more for those teachers who need to know a bit more about gifted children. I posted this to our district Gifted Education Page. I thought that this is such an important topic…
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High Anxiety in My Gifted Child - Institute for Educational Advancement

High Anxiety in My Gifted Child - Institute for Educational Advancement | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Lisa Hartwig, mother of gifted children, explores the symptoms and signs of anxiety in gifted children and how she handles it in her daughter.
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Why Some Kids Are Put In Special Education And Others In Gifted Programs

Why Some Kids Are Put In Special Education And Others In Gifted Programs | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Racial stereotyping can affect kids at every stage of life.
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PBS's "Tesla" Examines The Eccentric Genius Who Envisioned Our Future

PBS's "Tesla" Examines The Eccentric Genius Who Envisioned Our Future | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
The "patron saint of geeks" gets the American Experience treatment in a new documentary.
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We must make sure gifted students don’t get left behind

October is Gifted Education Month in Mississippi, the perfect time to renew commitment to these students.
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There Are Tangible Ways to Measure Social Impact Investing

There Are Tangible Ways to Measure Social Impact Investing | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Op-Ed: Neighborhood success stories reveal a powerful return on investment.
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Family Life with Gifted Children

Family Life with Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Being a parent is never easy, but being the parent of a gifted child can be even more complicated. Here’s what you can expect.
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Closing the Opportunity Gap for Gifted and Talented Students Of Color

Closing the Opportunity Gap for Gifted and Talented Students Of Color | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
High-achieving students of color are an increasing share of the overall student population, but many find themselves left out of the academic fast lane.
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National: Research on Gifted, Talented Youth - The Chronicle of Social Change

National: Research on Gifted, Talented Youth - The Chronicle of Social Change | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
The American Psychological Foundation, the charitable arm of the American Psychological Association, has issued a Request for Proposals for the 2017 Esther Katz Rosen Fund grants program. Established in 1974, th
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Not all Gifted Children Test Well

Not all Gifted Children Test Well | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
The beginning of the  school year is always busy for me. This is the time of year many parents contact me to test their child to see if they qualify for gifted services. Many parents tell me their child is gifted, but tests don't always show it. I always try to reassure parents that I…
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