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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 Homeschooling and Socializing

Gifted Homeschooling and Socializing After curriculum, one of the most frequently asked questions the Davidson Institute receives regarding homeschooling is how their child will make friends without the brick-and-mortar school. Homeschooling is a big…

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Executive Functioning and Gifted Children

Executive Functioning and Gifted Children What is executive functioning? Executive functioning is a broad term that includes several brain functions that help us execute tasks. Some of the skills under this umbrella include (but…

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Online Schools for Gifted Children

Many families in the gifted and twice-exceptional community have utilized online learning programs. For gifted students, online programs may deliver material at a faster pace, provide information on niche topics not always offered in…

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Tips for Students: The Power of Self-Advocacy

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Raise Your Voice: The Power of Self-Advocacy Chances are you have some very…

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Pandemic Pandora: College Admissions During COVID

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. An attempt to, in 45 short minutes, summarize what has changed in terms…

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Tips for Students: Solving the Mysteries of North America’s Ancient Past

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Millions of years ago, North America looked quite different from what we see…

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Paths to Science Research in Middle School

Paths to Science Research in Middle School Many of the gifted students the Davidson Institute serves express an early interest in one or more of the STEM fields. It is not uncommon to have…

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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…

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