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My Children Are Not Gifted

Melissa Bollow Tempel | Posted 04.03.2014 | Education
Melissa Bollow Tempel

Sure, they are smart, but all children are smart. They are talented, but all children have talents. Nope, my children are not any more special than any other children in the city of Milwaukee. Only difference is my children are privileged and lucky. They have had opportunities that only privilege can buy.

Gifted+Learning Disabled = No Desk For You, Says New Study

Daniel B. Peters, Ph.D. | Posted 03.31.2014 | Education
Daniel B. Peters, Ph.D.

We all celebrate our 2e heroes once they accomplish something great.They all needed accommodation, though many did not receive them. We do not need our 2e children to be famous, but we do need them to get the assistance they need to do well in school, and further to bring their talents to bare.

WATCH: Here's A 10-Year-Old Girl Animorphing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.21.2013 | Weird News

We are pretty sure this talent won't get her over all of life's hurdles, but at least it will get her over the equestrian ones. In the video above...

Book Review of Ungifted: Intelligence Redefined

Alvaro Fernandez | Posted 09.28.2013 | Books
Alvaro Fernandez

Just a couple of weeks ago I had a discussion with several psychologists and neurologists who seemed to share the opinion that "brain fitness" is a me...

Is Your Child Ungifted?

Scott Barry Kaufman | Posted 08.27.2013 | Science
Scott Barry Kaufman

When Jay Leno asked Steve Carell how his kids were doing, he didn't seem too concerned: "I hate it when people talk about kids on talk shows. I hat...

The Misunderstood Face of Giftedness

Marianne Kuzujanakis | Posted 06.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Marianne Kuzujanakis

Contrary to common stereotypes, giftedness is not synonymous with high academic achievement. The gifted student archetype, while expected to be a mature classroom leader, does not fit all gifted students.

Brooklyn Street Art Presents: Best Images Of 2011

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's been an excellent year for street art all over the world and we've had the pleasure of seeing a lot of great stuff from both big names and anonym...

Gifted and At-Risk

Seth Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Seth Freeman

Although it might seem surprising, some of our very brightest, most talented kids have great difficulty in school, and many actually drop out, living dysfunctional lives on the edge of society.

What Color Is Your Folder?

Jennifer Evans Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jennifer Evans Gardner

The "orange folder" is a euphemism for a child who has been identified as "gifted" in the LAUSD funded GATE program (Gifted and Talented Education).