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3 Ways My Gifted/AP Education Made Me Stupid

Growing up, there were three main traits that I considered to be the perfect summation of who I was.

 I was:


New Year, New Resolve

The first chat of 2017 saw many familiar faces from across the U.S. and the globe! It was exciting to see many participants who had not been able to join us in recent months and their presence is always appreciated. 328 more words


Why Gifted Education Belongs in Public School

by Emily VR, from a guest post on WeAreGifted2

I am a believer in public school.  Growing up, I attended public school from K – 12.  677 more words

Parent Perspectives

January 2017 Legal Update

This month’s update provides the highlights and practical implications of the following two major legal developments:

  1. Court decisions specific to response to intervention (RTI) continue to be limited in number, legal weight, and implementation guidance.
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Monthly Legal Update

Teaching Persistence to Gifted Students

Some may wonder why we would even have to consider teaching persistence to gifted students; but, in fact, many characteristics of gifted children can actually contribute to a lack of persistence.  555 more words


Charter School for Out-of-the-Box Learners

We are in the beginning stages of forming a public charter school and need your input. Read on to see if this sounds like the school you’ve been looking for, and then please fill out the interest form below. 242 more words


In my feelings

 This too shall pass 

My blog is late today because I was not sure what I wanted to talk about.  Then after I attended my daughter’s 504 meeting, I realized why I had to wait.   691 more words

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