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Time to Read and Research

There is so much to discuss in relation to the education and well-being of children described as gifted. On this website, we have posted blog posts from September 2015 to May 2016, and covered a variety of topics. 67 more words


Stigma of Giftedness

A social stigma is a discrediting stereotype placed on individuals with attributes that deviates from norm; exactly what often happens to children identified as gifted. They figure out quite quickly that they will be treated differently by adults; sometimes with unfair expectations. 640 more words


Book Review: Differentiating Instruction With Menus: Math

This is part 1 of 4 of this series.

The differentiating Instruction with Menus series is one of my favorite series. It happens to be one of my most used series to date. 336 more words


Summer is Right Around the Corner

For many of us summer is right around the corner, and school will be out. I know as an educator that having the summer is important. 270 more words


I Don't Do Windows (or Bathrooms) - Really?

21 If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honorable use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the Master to use you for every good work.. 311 more words

Love learning

Last Thursday I attended a lecture given by a visiting professor and feminist philosopher, Dianna Taylor, of the John Carroll University Ohio.  It was held in the Arts Block in Trinity College and some of my own lecturers from my Women’s Studies course were there too.   36 more words

Good Life

Gifted - Key words

Has a much higher than average ability or potential in one intellectual, creative, social and physical area – gifted

Has strong skills in more than one area of human performance such as music, sport or acting – talented… 52 more words