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Asynchrony, you're killing me

Oh Asynchrony, you’re going to be the death of me! Whenever I get frustrated throughout the day, you’re almost always behind it. Every time I ask myself “WHY?!” there you are, whispering in my ear in your stupid sing-song voice. 941 more words

The Adapted Home

These past few months since attending the PG Retreat have been filled with emotional change for our family. After 3 years of trying to figure out what it was exactly that made our family so different, now we KNOW. 2,022 more words

Gifted Education

The 8 Great Gripes of Gifted Parents

by Ben Koch and Emily VR

In one of our courses for parents of gifted students, we spend a session on “the 8 great gripes of gifted kids” as presented by Jim Delisle and Judy Galbraith in their landmark book,  2,422 more words

Parent Perspectives

Write Your Own Success Story

When our family started our journey of discovery regarding giftedness we were unaware of how many aspects of our life would be changed. To say that it has transported us to a whole new way of life would be an understatement. 1,290 more words

Gifted Education

Raising Readers

Books will always hold a sacred space in our household. When I think about moving the first thing I dread is the weight of all those boxes filled to the flaps with mysteries, adventures, love stories, and more. 1,056 more words

Gifted Education

Infant Intensity

Babies can be a lot to handle. The crying, the nursing, the feeding, the sleepless nights, the diapers…it is a seemingly endless cycle of needs that parents have to stay on top of. 947 more words

Gifted Education

Rethinking Maths Struggles

Growing up I was ahead of the curve in many areas of my life and struggled terribly in others. I was years ahead in literacy but I also failed basic maths multiple times. 1,783 more words

Gifted Education