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When you were a child, you were praised for your abilities. You did most things earlier and faster than your peers. You scored well on tests. Everyone was impressed. And they told you so. They said that you had so much potential. … Continue reading → [...]
Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Source: Your Rainforest Mind
Highlights of the WeekMy parents in New Jersey were clearing away snow this week, but we enjoyed a beautiful "summery week" with temperatures rising to high 80s during a day. It's so hot during the day that Smarty started bringing a change of shorts and a T-shirt for PE. I [...]
Sun, Mar 19, 2017
Source: Planet Smarty Pants
Apart from being a famous reformist with firm Christian foundations, Betsy is also a kindhearted person. When it comes to politics, Betsy and her husband are conservatives and have channeled an equally huge lump sum towards sponsoring Democratic candidates. However, this can never compare to the massive amounts they have [...]
Wed, Mar 15, 2017
Source: Braver Than You Believe
To the parents who wish for their child to be gifted. To the teachers who think gifted children should easily excel in school. Or for that matter, to every person who believes being gifted is one of the most awesomest things anyone can hope to be: Sorry, giftedness is not quite [...]
Mon, Mar 13, 2017
Source: Crushing Tall Poppies
*Read to end, and download your FREE anger tracker today* A few months ago, I launched my free seven-day e-course “Decoding Intensity”. Those who sign up receive a daily email for seven consecutive days in which I break down some of the basics regarding gifted or twice-exceptional children and overexcitabilities. In the [...]
Sun, Mar 05, 2017
Source: Jade Ann Rivera
This month was a lighter month as far as activities go. Madison decided she wanted to join Homeschool Band and play the clarinet so we added one more weekly activity to the list. She enjoys practicing and does it on her own, so it’s been good so far. This month [...]
Sun, Mar 05, 2017
Source: Incredible Journey of Giftedness
Why is ability grouping off the menu in so many school districts? What is so wrong with letting children learn among peers who grasp concepts at the same pace and with the same degree of complexity? One of the biggest limitations of ability grouping is that it is equated with [...]
Wed, Mar 01, 2017
Source: Gifted Challenges
Hi Sarah would I be able to get the details of the center from you privately? I would greatly appreciate if you could email me the details. Thank you. I’m glad you finally got the answers on how to assist you child. [...]
Sun, Jan 01, 2017
This month's guest blogger is Sarah Reeder. Enjoy! We're in the thick of winter rains when I pick my daughter up from school. She's been crying. Something happened at school today. Instead of this isolated incident, her explanation is told as a lifetime of hurting. Even the children [...]
Mon, Aug 01, 2016
Source: Hoagies Bits
Hoagies Blog Hop
Reviewing google search terms that led to my website, I was impressed with how many people actually looked up the term “excitable,” but my favorite search so far was, “i can be spacey but im actually very smart and do notice things others don’t” Well that pretty much sums it up, [...]
Mon, May 30, 2016
Source: Harness Your Power!
I'm tired of being gifted all the time. I'm sometimes exhausted by this thing inside me that makes me feel the way I feel, and that often even takes my breath away.It's really been quite the ride, and I'm ready to find a rest stop... To [...]
Wed, Mar 11, 2015
Source: OneWorld Gifted
Hope you enjoy it as much as her first book! Can’t wait to hear your report on it. Guess we have to wait, since it’s not due out till July! LikeLiked by 1 person [...]
Tue, Feb 17, 2015
Source: Blue Sage Academy
Thinking of working while homeschooling?  Join author Pamela Price for a February 2015 workshop with SENG.
Originally posted on Red, White & Grew™ with Pamela Price: Above is a screen shot of the first slide* for my upcoming SENGinar on working and homeschooling. I’m very eager to share with you what I’ve learned as a parent and an author, and I hope you’ll join me. Here’s the event [...]
Tue, Feb 03, 2015
Source: Patchwork Poppies
I'm participating today in the Hoagies Gifted Blog Hop, on gifts without buying. [...]
Mon, Nov 24, 2014
Source: Parenting Gifted Kids
This morning was one of those days. I only managed to get two [interrupted] hours of sleep. I am a lifelong insomniac so I'm pretty good at rolling with the whole sleep deprivation thing with the exception of when I've had close to no sleep and then interrupted sleep. Last [...]
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
Source: My Little Poppies
Parents generally know their children are gifted from a very early age, far before any formal testing is administered or even necessary. Most of us who have babies that are early talkers with sophisticated vocabulary and proper use of grammar mechanics get clued in that our children are different from [...]
Sun, Sep 28, 2014
Source: A Voracious Mind

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