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Manchester City hope gifted Adam Johnson can clean up his act - Belfast Telegraph

Manchester City hope gifted Adam Johnson can clean up his act - Belfast Telegraph | AAGC | Scoop.it
Belfast TelegraphManchester City hope gifted Adam Johnson can clean up his actBelfast TelegraphBy Ian Herbert Manchester City's Adam Johnson may have to convince his club that he is capable of putting football before his lifestyle if he is to be...
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Problematizing Gifted Education, Part I: Why Problematize? | The Creativity Post

Problematizing Gifted Education, Part I:  Why Problematize? | The Creativity Post | AAGC | Scoop.it
Gifted education, as it exists in this country today, is fundamentally and fatally flawed in conception and in practice.
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Gifted Children, Parenting, Creativity Tests, and Underachievement Reversed: Dr. Sylvia Rimm

Gifted Children, Parenting, Creativity Tests, and Underachievement Reversed: Dr. Sylvia Rimm | AAGC | Scoop.it
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7 Links to Interesting Ideas

7 Links to Interesting Ideas | AAGC | Scoop.it
Seven interesting sites to look at: LED suits and snowboards, Oreos in China, China's buried forest, songs as police reports, and more! Originally shared via Twitter.
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Two Seconds

Two Seconds | AAGC | Scoop.it
Tamara Fisher is a K-12 gifted education specialist for a school district located on an Indian reservation in northwestern Montana and President of the Montana Association of Gifted and Talented Education.
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The Three Es of Successful Academic Achievement and Enrichment | The Creativity Post

The Three Es of Successful Academic Achievement and Enrichment | The Creativity Post | AAGC | Scoop.it
There are three characteristics that exemplify what most students and teachers experience when the best forms of learning take place: Enjoyment, Engagement, and Enthusiasm.
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Critical thinking explained in six kid-friendly animations

Critical thinking explained in six kid-friendly animations | AAGC | Scoop.it
If you've been looking for a crash course in basic logic — or just want to explain to a friend exactly what a logical fallacy is — turn your attention to these simple, easy-to-understand videos, which lay out the basics of critical thinking.
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Does your teen struggle in social settings?

Does your teen struggle in social settings? | AAGC | Scoop.it
"Gifted individuals are those who demonstrate outstanding levels of aptitude or competence in one or more domains." Highly intelligent and talented teenagers so...
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What Happens When Gifted Kids Grow Up?

What Happens When Gifted Kids Grow Up? | AAGC | Scoop.it
The Institute for the Study of Advanced Development explores what it means when gifted children become adults in an upcoming conference.
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Gifted Students: Scared of... Tests? Part 1 | Psychology Today

Gifted Students: Scared of... Tests? Part 1 | Psychology Today | AAGC | Scoop.it
Legitimate test anxiety. Maybe being gifted isn't so straightforward after all. By Christopher Taibbi, M.A.T....
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Critical Thinking: A Necessary Skill in the Age of Spin | Edutopia

Critical Thinking: A Necessary Skill in the Age of Spin | Edutopia | AAGC | Scoop.it
Attorney and author G. Randy Kasten suggests that educators have an obligation to prepare young minds for the thickening information cloud they're already being forced to navigate.
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Gifted Support: Best Links for Parents | Exquisite Minds: Gifted and Creative Children

Gifted Support: Best Links for Parents | Exquisite Minds: Gifted and Creative Children | AAGC | Scoop.it
Gifted Support: Check out the best links for parents of gifted and creative children. The best resources to ensure your gifted child is challenged at school or at home...
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Gifted Parenting Support: The Real Lesson to be Learned from Finland

Gifted Parenting Support: The Real Lesson to be Learned from Finland | AAGC | Scoop.it
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20 Amazing Examples of Legos in the Classroom | Online College Tips – Online Colleges

20 Amazing Examples of Legos in the Classroom | Online College Tips – Online Colleges | AAGC | Scoop.it
From kindergarten to grad school, Legos are being used to help students learn.
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C.R.E.W.: Freedom to explore brings responsibility

C.R.E.W.: Freedom to explore brings responsibility | AAGC | Scoop.it
C.R.E.W. students are expected to be critical thinkers, problem-solvers and self-starters. They must juggle multiple projects and apply what they learn to the real world. In class, the sixth-graders created a children’s book that explains Buddhism.
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10 Social & Emotional Needs of the Gifted

10 Social & Emotional Needs of the Gifted | AAGC | Scoop.it
Successful teachers require a special understanding of their gifted students' social and emotional needs.
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Creativity Is More Like Expertise Than Intelligence | The Creativity Post

Creativity Is More Like Expertise Than Intelligence | The Creativity Post | AAGC | Scoop.it
Both expertise and intelligence matter for creativity, but expertise does a much better job.
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Davidson Gifted ~ Davidson Database - What's New

Davidson Gifted ~ Davidson Database - What's New | AAGC | Scoop.it
This page is a monthly summary of new additions to the Davidson Gifted Database - a free online database housing hundreds of articles and thousands of resources for gifted students as well as their parents and educators.
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10 Social & Emotional Needs of the Gifted

10 Social & Emotional Needs of the Gifted | AAGC | Scoop.it
Successful teachers require a special understanding of their gifted students' social and emotional needs.
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