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Guides to Acceleration for Gifted Students

Resources to Help You Understand Acceleration Options for Gifted Students

Many characteristics of gifted children center around their intellectual strengths, such as their unique interests, creative problem solving, and their ability to comprehend material several grade levels above their age peers. Acceleration is an affordable and effective strategy to meet the intellectual needs of gifted children, yet few parents and educators are taught what it is and how to implement it. To that end, the Davidson Institute has prepared the following “Best of Acceleration” articles to help parents and educators meet the needs of gifted children.

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Davidson Gifted Blog

Check out the latest expert articles from the Davidson Institute. Our blog covers everything - gifted education and support, parenting strategies for gifted children, social and emotional resources, gifted testing and identification, and more.

Educational Consulting for Gifted Students

Parenting a gifted or twice exceptional child comes with a…

Rigor vs. Challenge: A Different Way to Look at School Advocacy for Gifted Students

Rigor Vs. Challenge A Different Way to Look at School…

A Student’s Perspective: THINK Summer Institute

THINK Summer Institute alumnus Emerson reflects on his experience with…

Social Adjustment and Peer Pressures for Gifted Children

This article by Sylvia Rimm addresses the social issues that…