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Interview with Dr. Nicole Tetreault

Insight Into a Bright Mind: A Neuroscientist’s Personal Stories of Unique Thinking Our next blog post explores expert insight on the needs and characteristics of twice-exceptional students and adults.  “Twice exceptional” is a term used to describe gifted individuals with one or more disabilities. The term is sometimes used to describe individuals with disabilities whoContinue reading “Interview with Dr. Nicole Tetreault”

Interview with Dr. Anne Rinn

We interviewed Dr. Anne Rinn about her 2020 book: Social, Emotional, and Psychosocial Development of Gifted and Talented Individuals. Dr. Rinn answers questions about her book, about the importance of learning about the development of gifted children, about ability grouping, and more.


Full Grade Acceleration Resource

Free parent resource on full grade acceleration, published by the Gifted Education Family Network and Gifted Unlimited, LLC.


Stand Against Injustice

“We join in the call to action for reforms to address discriminatory practices in our criminal justice system, the use of deadly force by police, and injustice suffered by all impacted by racism. “

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