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Gifted, Sensitive, Curious Children In School -- What Can Parents And Teachers Do?

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. 712 more words

When Your Gifted Child Is A Perfectionist

Do you know a child who is always trying to get to “perfect”?  Being called a perfectionist is almost universally a criticism in our society.  It doesn’t have to be.   342 more words

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When Being AWKWARD Can Have Its Benefits

I have some clients, young and old, who have  social skills that might be considered “awkward.” They do not have autism, but others often mislabel them because of their awkwardness. 314 more words

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5 Tips for Supporting Young Gifted Children

By Ellen I. Honeck, Ph.D., coauthor of Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms: Identifying, Nurturing, and Challenging Children Ages 4–9

All gifted children are unique (including young gifted children), and as such, there are many ways to support a young gifted child. 886 more words

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Gifted at Preschool: How to Support The Young Gifted Child In Class

Gifted children often cannot wait to go to preschool.  They may follow an older sibling into their classroom and cry when they have to leave.  After all, look at all those books, art supplies, and science stations to explore!   571 more words

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