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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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Tips for Students: Fantasy Mapping

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Fantasy maps are maps of imaginary worlds. Just as maps of the real-world…

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Challenging and Engaging Talented and Advanced Readers

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. This session includes an overview of the characteristics of talented readers and also…

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Tips for Students: Working in the Commercial Aerospace Industry

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. The Next Big Thing: An Overview of Working in the Commercial Aerospace Industry…

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Tips for Students: Reading Films as Language

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Film Language: The universal language you might not even know you know Film…

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Tips for Parents: Managing Emotions in Hard Times and All of the Time

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Research and common sense consistently show that understanding our emotions and managing them…

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Tips for Parents: The Real World of Gifted Teens

The following article by Mary-Elaine Jacobsen shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. It covers many issues that gifted teens face in…

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Tips for Students: Exploring US-China Relations

The following article shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. Overview: Making Sense of the US-China Relationship This talk provided an overview of…

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Tips for Parents: Socialization and the Highly Gifted Child

The following article by Dr. Jim Delisle shares highlights and insights from one of our Expert Series events, which are exclusive for Young Scholars and their parents. One of the hardest things to contend with as…

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