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Davidson Gifted Blog

What is Giftedness?

The Definition & Meaning of Being Gifted Children who are gifted are defined as those who demonstrate an advanced ability or potential in one or more specific areas when compared…

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Gifted Education and Support

Cool College Programs for Gifted Students

Cool College Programs for Gifted Students College can be a time for students to take control of their education and do things differently. We’re highlighting some cool opportunities below that students can look for…

Gifted Research

Self-Regulated Learning and Academically Talented Students

Self-Regulated Learning and Academically Talented Students Dr. Sally M. Reis provides strategies on self-regulation in this article. A number of case studies are covered to help explain the topic. Author: Reis, S. Publications: Parenting…

Social and Emotional Resources

Understanding and Promoting Emotional Regulation

This Tips for Parents article is from an exclusive Young Scholar seminar hosted by Kara McGoey, who provides advice on how to encourage healthy social/emotional development through emotional regulation. Understanding and Promoting Emotional Regulation…

Gifted Parenting and Strategies

Attaining Health and Well-being Through Balance

This Tips for Parents article is from a Young Scholar seminar hosted by Patricia Gatto-Walden, in which she discusses how you can strive to establish the foundations of health and well-being in your family.…

Gifted and Twice-Exceptional

Gifted, ADHD, or Both?

Gifted, ADHD, or Both? Both gifted identification and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnosis have been hot button issues that have circulated within the education community for several decades. There are valid concerns on both…

Highlights from Expert Series

It Takes a Team – Building Positive Relationships with Your Child’s Educators

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. While we know that complex learners do best when caregivers and educators work…

Highlights from Expert Series

Tips for Students: Why Can a Crow Fly, but You Can’t?

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Why can a crow fly, but you can’t? Is it because they have…

Highlights from Expert Series

Not What I Expected: A Guide for Parents of Exceptional Children

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. The entire population of people who are parents, and even more so, parents…

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