Gifted 101 – Getting to Know and Understand Gifted Kids.
Parents of gifted children often suspect that their children are a bit different from other children. They may even recognize that their children are very smart. They wonder, though, if their children are bright or gifted. Find everything you need to know about gifted children here.
The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) has put together a list of myths about gifted kids. You know – like all children are gifted and gifted kids will do just fine on their own. Each myth is followed by the truth about gifted kids.
Is Your Child Gifted? What to Look for and Why You Should Know
This article in Psychology Today by David Palmer provides an excellent explanation of giftedness, including what to look for in a child to know if the child is gifted. If you want to know if your child is gifted – and why you want to know, this is a good article to read. My favorite line is “…you shouldn’t be entirely dependent on the schools when it comes to identification.” Very true.