Math and Football

Math and Football

Figuring out your child is gifted and may not think like other kids doesn't hit you like a thunderbolt. At least it didn't for me. It was a gradual process with little clues along the way. Many of them ignored or just not recognized. There was finding out she could read … Read more

Summer Camps for Gifted Kids and Teens – Updated for 2016

NOTE: This list was originally compiled in 2015 and has been updated for 2016. As always, let me know if there is a program that should be included. I went looking for summer camp options for the young people in my life and found so many amazing options of academic camps … Read more

The Path to Achievement

The path to achievement for gifted students

We realized pretty early that our daughter wasn’t going to be on the usual path to achievement. Typical comments from around age five gave us our first clues: “Mom, I think I should stay inside from recess and learn about geography.” “Mom, I don’t have time to make … Read more