Archive for April, 2014

Gifted, talented, misunderstood: 10 Misconceptions

Gifted, talented, misunderstood: 10 Misconceptions. What happens when gifted kids grow up? That question has big implications for both children and adults. What are we doing to prepare our gifted youth for adulthood? How do we perceive gifted adults? I think sometimes we put giftedness in the category of the tooth fairy. It’s fun to […]

Gifted Ed. Is Crucial, But the Label Isn’t – Education Week

Gifted Ed. Is Crucial, But the Label Isn’t – Education Week. Here’s an interesting conversation starter. What do you think? Kay ShurtleffAlthough my day job is educational consultant for GT/Advanced Academics and ELAR, I also spend ridiculous amounts of down time drinking tea and reading, blogging, tweeting, and playing with language. Writing is a natural […]