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Violet is Not Going Back ---2/3/17, Fri, 10:54am

Don’t feel like writing today. Feel bad. But those are the days I think I need to write the most. Days I start to lose myself. 1,902 more words

Your Gifted Child: More Than An Amazing Intellect

The characteristic that convinces a parent that their child is gifted is often an impressive vocabulary or mathematical ability.  This is the criteria that will get them into the “G and T” program in school, and is often a source of pride for both parents and children.   564 more words

Parenting

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. 933 more words

Parenting

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