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Useful information and articles for EDUCATORS of Gifted Youth

Listed below are useful links to a wide variety of articles and websites for educators of gifted youth. The information is categorized under a variety of topics. We're sure you'll find some great resources to assist you in your teaching of gifted students.  Just click on the blue links.

Highly Capable Program Handbook 2014

Highly Capable Program Handbook 2015

FACTS ABOUT GIFTED EDUCATION & GIFTED CHILDREN:

Did You Know.....

The Intellectually Gifted Student

Is It a Cheetah?

10 Things I've Learned about Gifted Children

Top 10 Ways to Annoy a Gifted Child

100 Words of Wisdom

(Another) 100 Words of Wisdom                                                                                                                                       I Am Gifted ~ Guide for Educators

 

TEACHING GIFTED CHILDREN:

Do We Know How to Teach Highly Able Learners?

Center for Gifted Education & Professional Development at Whitworth University

Praise for Effort Over Smarts

7 Steps to Teach Kids Goal Setting

32 of the Best Ways to Get Organized

7 Lessons the Life of Steve Jobs Can Teach Children

Teaching Our Children about Tolerance & Kindness

The ABC's of Decreasing Stress

Resources for Teachers & Parents of Gifted Children

Helping Gifted Learners Soar

Reading, Writing, & Empathy:  The Rise of Social / Emotional Learning

Visual ~ Spatial.....What's the Difference?

Visual  / Spatial Learners & Creativity

Do Students Know Enough Smart Learning Strategies?

 

SOCIAL & EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

Myths about the Social & Emotional Development of Gifted Students

Gifted Children's Asynchronous Development

Gifted & Introverted Children

Intensities in the Gifted

Helping Gifted Children Cope with Intense Emotions

Gifts & Challenges of Being Highly Sensitive

The Power & Perils of Being Born "Gifted"

Top 10 Reasons to Build a Student's Moral IQ

Sensitivity in Gifted Kids

Troubling Times: How Parents & Teachers Can Help Children Understand and Confront Adversity


ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT:

Planning Guide for College Readiness

Ten Essential Tips to Help Gifted Teens Plan for College

Enjoyment of Learning Crucial for Students to Excel

Underachievement Quiz - Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades

What Should Gifted Kids Read?

Children's Literature from Project Gutenberg, producer of free e-books

The Benefits of Bilingualism

The Khan Academy: Personalized Online Learning & Tutoring

10 Apps That Combine Learning with Fun


TWICE EXCEPTIONAL GIFTED CHILDREN:

32 of the Best Ways to Get Organized

ADHD Diagnosis in Young Gifted Children

Tips on Identifying 2E Students


WORKING WITH PARENTS:

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Yes, Your Child is Bright, but.....

Smart Kids Face Challenges, Too

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

What Do Bright Kids Owe the World?

Developing Creativity: Excitabilities - Our Teaming Brains

The Self-Education of Gifted Adults

Are We Failing Our Geniuses? 

Articles from the Gifted Development Center