Understanding 'Giftedness'
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SPEAK Ireland

Speak Ireland Site
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SPEAK is an organisation for parents of gifted children. We organise workshops, seminars and activity days geared towards stimulating childrens interests.
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Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth - A World Leader in Gifted Education

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth - A World Leader in Gifted Education | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
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Welcome to Visual Learners - the site for those living, teaching and working with visual-spatial learners!

Welcome to Visual Learners - the site for those living, teaching and working with visual-spatial learners! | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
Visual learners, or visual-spatial learners, are those who think in images, not words. This site is for those living, teaching, working with- and those who are-visual-spatial learners!
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Blog, Culture, Philosophy | Thomas Nagel is not crazy | Prospect Magazine

Blog, Culture, Philosophy | Thomas Nagel is not crazy | Prospect Magazine | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
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75 Years Later, Study Still Tracking Geniuses - New York Times

IN 1921, Dr. Lewis M. Terman, a Stanford University psychologist and a pioneer of the I.Q. test, scoured California's schools to identify 1,521 children who scored 135 or over on his new
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IRPA - A Nation Deceived - Get Report

IRPA - A Nation Deceived - Get Report | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
The Institute for Research and Policy on Acceleration (IRPA) is dedicated to the study of curricular acceleration for academically talented students. Academic acceleration is one of the most effective educational interventions for gifted students.
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The Centre for Talented Youth, Ireland - Welcome | DCU

The Centre for Talented Youth, Ireland - Welcome | DCU | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it

The Centre for Talented Youth, Ireland provides enrichment courses for students with high academic ability.

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What We Have Learned About Gifted Children

What We Have Learned About Gifted Children | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it

What We Have Learned About Gifted Children
30th Anniversary
1979 - 2009

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Talented Low-Income Students Seldom Apply to Nation's Best Colleges

Talented Low-Income Students Seldom Apply to Nation's Best Colleges | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
Many talented, low-income students do not apply to the nation's top colleges.
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China Is Engineering Genius Babies | VICE United States

China Is Engineering Genius Babies | VICE United States | Understanding 'Giftedness' | Scoop.it
It’s not exactly news that China is setting itself up as a new global superpower.
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Engineering nature - immediate questions - how will the variable 'nurture' affect the plan? Genetically modified humans? Eugenics? Do we know enough to modify genes in this way; e.g. Autism Spectum Disorder may be linked to matematical and scientific ability..

 

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