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    Foreign Languages and English Grammar
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    Gifted Except for Spelling
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    Learn what you can do to encourage a young creative writer. ...
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    Gifted Child Can't Make Friends
    A gifted child's age may matter less than her interests and preferred activities. Look for appropriate groups outside of school. ...
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    Bright Child Is Challenging to Teachers
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    Gifted and LD Child Needs a New School
    Moving is often difficult for families, and school placements can be challenging. There are resources that can assist you. ...
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    Resources for Teachers with Gifted Students
    Many state departments of education include a gifted program specialist, who may have good materials or may offer in-service workshops. But there are other resources, as well. ...
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    Resources for Gifted Education
    Gifted Except for Spelling
    Gifted children often demonstrate strengths and weaknesses. Try reframing a boring subject into a stimulating task to motivate a gifted child. ...
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    Private Schooling Is Not a Requirement for Gifted Students
    Private schools are not necessarily better for the gifted student than public schools. ...
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    Resources for Gifted Education
    New Teacher Doesn't Understand Giftedness
    These suggestions can help a new teacher get up to speed quickly on how to work with gifted and talented children. ...
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    Signs of Giftedness
    Funding for Gifted Kids
    Although a definition of giftedness has existed since the early 1970s, mandates for services and funding for programs have been slow in coming. ...
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    Top 10 Books on Giftedness
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

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    The International Baccalaureate Programme
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