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Here's How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted--And What To Do About It

Here's How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted--And What To Do About It | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
How to tell if your child is gifted, a prodigy, or just plain smart—and what to do about it
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Gifted children more at risk of bullying – study | The Educator Australia

Gifted children more at risk of bullying – study | The Educator Australia | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Gifted children with a disability are more at risk of bullying than other children according to new research...
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Misdiagnoses and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children - SENG

Misdiagnoses and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children - SENG | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Presented by James T. Webb Date, Time, Cost Thursday, October 5th 7.30PM EDT – 9.00PM EDT Fee: $30.00 for SENG Members; $40.00 for Non-Members Enjoy the benefits of Membership… become a SENG MEMBER today! Registration will open SOON   Description Many of our brightest, most creative, most independent-thinking children are being incorrectly diagnosed as having behavioral or mental …
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Gifted Children: Here's How to Tell If You're Raising a Child Genius | Reader's Digest

Gifted Children: Here's How to Tell If You're Raising a Child Genius | Reader's Digest | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
You could be raising a gifted child (or gifted children!) if they display these 11 traits. Read on to find out if you have a genius on your hands!
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10 Facts You May Not Know About Gifted Children But Should—Infographic

10 Facts You May Not Know About Gifted Children But Should—Infographic | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Giftedness is a trait which is hugely misunderstood, even amongst professionals who should be in the know! These 10 facts from Celi Trépanier, author of Educating Your Gifted Child, are here to shed light on what …
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The longest-running study of genius kids reveals what it takes to be highly successful

The longest-running study of genius kids reveals what it takes to be highly successful | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Scientists tracked 5,000 brilliant children for 45 years.
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Students in Poverty Less Likely to be Identified as Gifted

Students in Poverty Less Likely to be Identified as Gifted | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
The fact that high-potential students in poverty are less likely to be recognized and served in programs for the gifted may increase, rather than decrease, social inequities, according to a new UConn study.
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What can be done to help profoundly gifted students thrive?

What can be done to help profoundly gifted students thrive? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
In NPR podcast, Jonathan Plucker discusses how to help bright kids make the most of their academic abilities
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Sentner: Gifted and talented or wealthy and privileged?

Sentner: Gifted and talented or wealthy and privileged? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
In sixth grade, I sat down with the rest of my class to take a standardized test. I was confused: it asked me about shapes and patterns instea
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Academically gifted program gets modern redesign

Academically gifted program gets modern redesign | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
NORWALK - Even Norwalk's best and brightest are getting some attention when it comes to improving test scores and closing the achievement gap.

Last week, as part of the goal set forth in Superintendent Steven Adamowski's Strategic Operating Plan to improve achievement for all of Norwalk's students, the Academically Talented and Gifted Redesign Committee met for the first time.

Led by Chief of Specialized Learning Yvette Goorevitch, the committee's goal is to develop a modern, innovative program for gifted students utilizing data, an evidence-based national model and highly trained staff to maximize the resources already in use by the program.

Goorevitch said it's been more than two decades since the program has been touched.
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Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children

Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Gifted children are often overlooked. Maximizing their gifts and creativity help gifted children positively bloom. Is your child gifted? Find out by taking a free online gifted screening test to know.
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Deepening Our Understanding of Gifted Children

Deepening Our Understanding of Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
​There probably isn't a parent alive who hasn't hoped their child might be called "gifted." But two CSU researchers who've studied this trait in children for decades would be quick to clarify that giftedness comes in a variety of forms.
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Gifted Children: Here's How to Tell If You're Raising a Child Genius | Reader's Digest

Gifted Children: Here's How to Tell If You're Raising a Child Genius | Reader's Digest | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
You could be raising a gifted child (or gifted children!) if they display these 11 traits. Read on to find out if you have a genius on your hands!
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Your Child is Talented and Gifted: Now What?

Your Child is Talented and Gifted: Now What? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Spread the loveFirstly, congratulations! The sky is the limit! It is the beginning of a fantastic journey. What does this mean for you and your family? Assuring your gifted and talented child’s placement in a fulfilling and challenging learning environment takes more planning and consideration...
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Movement And Breathing Breaks Help Students Stay Focused On Learning by Katrina Schwartz - shared by @tonyvincent

Movement And Breathing Breaks Help Students Stay Focused On Learning by Katrina Schwartz - shared by @tonyvincent | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
When teachers give students opportunities to move during the day they set up the conditions for better learning.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Deepening Our Understanding of Gifted Children

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​There probably isn't a parent alive who hasn't hoped their child might be called "gifted." But two CSU researchers who've studied this trait in children for decades would be quick to clarify that giftedness comes in a variety of forms.
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Gifted, Sensitive, Curious Children In School — What Can Parents And Teachers Do?

Gifted, Sensitive, Curious Children In School — What Can Parents And Teachers Do? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
You would think that kids who love literature, enjoy mathematical puzzles and scientific enigmas and who are curious beyond measure, would be high achievers in school and a teacher's dream. There are times when this is the case: When curriculum is challenging and engaging. When teachers are sensitive, enthusiastic, kind, creative, smart, flexible and organized.…
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Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children

Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Gifted children are often overlooked. Maximizing their gifts and creativity help gifted children positively bloom. Is your child gifted? Find out by taking a free online gifted screening test to know.
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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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These kids were geniuses — they were just too poor for anyone to discover them

These kids were geniuses — they were just too poor for anyone to discover them | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
What happened when one of the largest school districts in the country started getting serious about inequality among its gifted kids
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How do you know if your child is gifted?

How do you know if your child is gifted? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
South Florida public schools can test children for gifted programs, or parents can get them tested privately.
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The longest-running study of genius kids reveals what it takes to be highly successful

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Scientists tracked 5,000 brilliant children for 45 years.
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Screen Australia and ABC fund new series exploring world of child prodigies

Screen Australia and ABC fund new series exploring world of child prodigies | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Child geniuses - including a 10-year-old expressionist painter - will be the focus of a new documentary jointly funded by Screen Australia, the ABC and Cre
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10 Facts You May Not Know About Gifted Children But Should—Infographic

10 Facts You May Not Know About Gifted Children But Should—Infographic | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Giftedness is a trait which is hugely misunderstood, even amongst professionals who should be in the know! These 10 facts from Celi Trépanier, author of Educating Your Gifted Child, are here to shed light on what …
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Gifted, Sensitive, Curious Children In School — What Can Parents And Teachers Do?

Gifted, Sensitive, Curious Children In School — What Can Parents And Teachers Do? | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
You would think that kids who love literature, enjoy mathematical puzzles and scientific enigmas and who are curious beyond measure, would be high achievers in school and a teacher's dream. There are times when this is the case: When curriculum is challenging and engaging. When teachers are sensitive, enthusiastic, kind, creative, smart, flexible and organized.…
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Social and Emotional Behavior Problems to Watch Out for With Gifted Children

Social and Emotional Behavior Problems to Watch Out for With Gifted Children | It's time we refocus on G&T children | Scoop.it
Gifted children may have social and emotional behavior problems due to their unique talents. Learn more about these problems and how to manage them.
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