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Celebrating Talents and Abilities of Highly Gifted Children and Adults

In The Spotlight - Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

Adrian Flores DanDan Tran Dennis Coelho Gary Raffanelli Lexi Lanni Joe Sharino Michael J. Vaughn Stefanie Tolan

NBC's Today Show linked their website to this one after the Stephanie Tolan interview on Sept. 4,1998.

We were also included in the Providence Sunday Journal's special piece on technology on Nov. 15, 1998.

Here's the Article:

The Web Isn't Just For The Pros

And since then, it's been an interesting ride....

However, through it all, gifted children continue to be left behind:

 A Nation Deceived

You will find that many of the articles here are older. That is because not much as changed.

From the Experts

Stuck in Another Dimension:The Exceptionally Gifted Child in School by Stephanie Tolan
Giftedness as Asynchronous Development by Stephanie Tolan
Highly Gifted Children in Full Inclusion Classrooms By Kathi Kearney
Gifted Children and Homeschooling: An Annotated Bibliography Compiled by Kathi Kearney
Current Use of the Stanford Binet ,Form L-M by Barbara Gilman, M.S. and Annette Revel, M.A.
Don't Throw Away the Old Binetby Dr. Linda Silverman and Kathi Kearney
Is It A Cheetah? by Stephanie Tolan
Helping Your Highly Gifted Child by Stephanie Tolan
How to Identify Gifted/Ld Kids by Dr. Linda Silverman
Gifted but Learning Disabled: A Puzzling Paradoxby Susan Baum
NAGC Position Paper on Acceleration
Gifted Children with AD/HD by Deirdre V. Lovecky, Ph.D

Other Resources

Hoagies Gifted Education Page for "all things gifted"
New! Gifted Resources Center of New England
A Glossary of Gifted Education by Steven Nordby
Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
The Hollingworth Center for Highly Gifted Children
The Gifted Development Center
Rhode Island Advisory Committee on Gifted and Talented Education
Douglas Eby's Women and Talent site
The Council for Exceptional Children
National Excellence - A Case for Developing America's Talent
National Research and Development Center (Javitz Center)
Stephanie Tolan Home Page
The Davidson Institute for Talent Development
Neag Center for gifted Education and Talent Development