Archive for March, 2013

Bad Ideas

  With a nod to Jonathan Swift, I’d like to submit my own modest proposal of ways to destroy a gifted education program. I invite and encourage you to add your own bad ideas to this list. Sarcasm is not only an art form–it’s also therapeutic! 1.  Have your gifted children act as tutors for the rest […]

The World According to Luke

  Meet Luke, my wonderful, precocious, charming, maddening friend. One of our first conversations went something like this: Luke: Ms. Kay! I ate a chicken pot pie tonight. Kay: Was it good? Luke: Yes, but it had a lot of carbohydrates, and those make you fat. Look at my tummy. Is it skinny? Kay: Yes, […]