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Enter to Win Free Spirit’s Survival Guides for Kids

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to our winner, Callista Fedde-Unruh! This month we’re giving away a set of seven Survival Guides for Kids, including the new Survival Guide for Kids with Physical Disabilities & Challenges. Straightforward, friendly, and loaded with … Continue reading

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Why Your Gifted Child Isn’t Living Up to Expectations (And What You Can Do About It)

By Jim Delisle, Ph.D. Of all the issues confronting gifted kids, their parents, and their teachers, one of the most contentious can be whittled down to one word: expectations. Whether it is concern over grades (“A few B-plusses will keep … Continue reading

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The Ups and Downs of Growing Up Gifted

by Judy Galbraith and Jim Delisle, authors of When Gifted Kids Don’t Have All the Answers If you want to know what kids think and feel about growing up gifted, just ask them. We have—thousands of times—and are amazed that … Continue reading

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Cash in on Learning: Homework and the Gifted Learner

Few topics in education can stir more conversation and controversy than that of homework. Typically, we consider homework any practice that is done outside of the school day or classroom. Most often, homework is practice of what was taught during … Continue reading

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“Making Inroads” at NAGC’s Annual Convention: Five Tips for Maximizing Your Experience

By Dina Brulles, coauthor of  Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom The National Association for Gifted Children’s (NAGC) 61st Annual Convention & Exhibition takes place in Baltimore, MD, November 13–16, 2014. Are you ready? Whether this is your first NAGC … Continue reading

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