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Parenting the Gifted Child
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Notes from the Presentation with inspiring tips and advice on how to help your talented writers in the class room.
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What is "giftedness"?
A more involved description provided by the Columbus Group in 1991 defines giftedness as an “asynchronous development in which advanced cognitive abilities and heightened intensity combine to create inner experiences and awareness that are qualitatively different from the norm.” This asynchrony increases with higher intellectual capacity, they wrote. “The uniqueness of the gifted renders them vulnerable and requires modifications in parenting, teaching, and counseling in order for them to develop optimally.”
Some characteristics of gifted learners:
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How To Help Your Negative-Thinking Child
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