Davidson Database - What's New




The Davidson Gifted Database is your gateway to a wealth of information about the gifted population. This database houses thousands of resources and hundreds of articles for gifted students, as well as their parents and educators. This page is a monthly summary of new additions to the database:
 
Articles

Developing Self-Regulation of Learning with 2e Students
This article covers the role of self-regulation in learning related to 2e students; a four-phased approach to developing self-regulation; steps for achieving greater self-regulation; and more. 

Gifted and Dyslexic: How the Talent-centered Model Works
This article provides insight on the "talent-centered model" for twice-exceptional students. The two sides of dyslexia and differentiation of instruction are covered. 

Improving Executive Skills through Mathematics
This article provides information on improving executive skills through mathematics. ALEKS, a web-based math tutoring and assessment program, is covered in detail

Math Limits
This article provides information on understanding and helping students with dyscalculia. 


The DSM-5 and Asperger’s
This article discusses the effects of the latest edition of the Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders and its effects on those with Asperger's Syndrome.


Resources

Aspire Center for Learning and Development
In Aspire Center for Learning and Development is a multidisciplinary outpatient clinic in Melville on Long Island, New York. The Aspire Center team specializes in offering a range of individual, group, and family services for clients (youth through adulthood) with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (AD/HD) and more.

Colorado Math Camp (Denver, CO)
Colorado Math Camp is for elementary or middle school students who love math, and want to improve their math problem-solving and math-contest abilities.

Go Figure
This is a website dedicated to showing the elegant side of math, the kind that gets less attention than it deserves. Math is not just about rote calculations: it’s about analytical thinking and creative problem-solving.

GT Carpe Diem - Self-Advocacy for Gifted Teens
GT Carpe Diem Workshops empower gifted teens to speak up for themselves through a clearer understanding of their unique needs as outliers and their rights to an appropriately challenging educational experience.

Kid, You'll Move Mountains
This contest is a nationwide search for children ages 5 to 18 who excel in the areas of STEAM—Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math.

The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties
In this book, authors James W Forgan, Ph.D. and Mary Anne Richey help parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practical, easy solutions.


See more articles

See more resources


Email this Page Email this Page