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Violet Has Multiple Personalities,Thurs. 9:20am

They don’t know i exist yet. But that’s ok. They will know i exist. And i will make them love me. Even though i feel evil and dark and gritty and ugly on the inside, that’s apparently not how i look, so i can fool them. 1,724 more words

The Ghosts of Giftedness

Who are the ghosts of giftedness? Why are they invisible? What are the problems caused by the under-representation of certain groups in our society? Why are they disadvantaged? 2,550 more words

What is gifted anyway?

There I was, sitting across from the private school’s principal, conscious of the fact that I look more like a sixteen year old than a parent. 879 more words


Little ears are listening

Maybe we bumped into each other at the grocery store and haven’t seen each other in years. Maybe we’ve never met, but you’ve overheard my kiddo say something kinda enormous for a kid his size, and you want to share your admiration and excitement with me. 2,178 more words


How schools make giftedness a problem of the "elite"

A lot of people argue that gifted education is elitist.

“All children are gifted.”

“You should care more about your child being kind than being gifted.” 2,440 more words


Evangelical Egalitarians, Married Bachelors and Other Impossible Things


Gloria (Secular Feminist)

Sarah (Evangelical Egalitarian)

Abraham (Neo-Patriarch)

Moderator (Neutral)

Moderator: It’s hard to believe that this is our tenth session in our dialogue on the relationship between men and women in society, church and family. 1,721 more words

Six Characteristics of a Praise-Worthy Church

1Corinthians 1:1-9

“6 Characteristics of a Praise-Worthy Church”

There may be no book of the Bible more relevant today for the church of Jesus Christ in these United States than Paul’s first letter to the church at Corinth. 2,422 more words