These are some of the many resources available that parents of gifted children have found to be especially helpful.
- Hoagies Gifted A great place to start with links to everything else.
- MCGT Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented
- MCGT Highly Gifted Parent Group (a sub-group of MCGT)
Available via email firstname.lastname@example.org
- SENG: Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted
- NAGC: National Association of Gifted Children
- World Council for Gifted and Talented Children
- “Is It a Cheetah?” by Stephanie Tolan
- A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America’s Brightest Students
(The Templeton National Report on Acceleration 2004)
- A Parents Guide to Gifted Children by James T. Webb, et al., Great Potential Press, 2007
- Davidson Institute for Talent Development
Supports profoundly gifted young people and opportunities for development of talents
- Duke University Talent Identification Program
- ECAE: Edina Center for Academic Excellence
ECAE offers math enrichment classes for advanced learners in grades 3 through 12 focusing on approaches to problem solving, understanding mathematical algorithms, through preparation for algebra, and deep topics of interest to young learners.
- Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth
The program identifies top academic students in grades 2 through 8 and opportunities for participation in challenging educational programs through their tenth grade year.
- Minnesota Institute for Talented Youth
Academic enrichment for bright and motivated students in grades 1 through 12
- Northwestern University Center for Talent Development
- Stanford University Education Program for Gifted Youth (EPGY)
Computer-based distance-learning courses for high-ability students of all ages in an individualized educational experience in a variety of subjects from kindergarten through advanced-undergraduate.
PROFESSIONALS WHO ADMINISTER IQ TESTING:
Teresa Boatman, Ph.D., Counseling Psychology
Deborah Ruf, Ph.D.
Peter Somers, Ph.D.
TWICE EXCEPTIONAL NEEDS:
- MCGT2E Twice Exceptional Parent Group
Available vial email email@example.com
2E Twice Exceptional Newsletter
- Book, “The Mislabeled Child” by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide, Hyperion, 2007
- Book, “The Dyslexic Advantage” by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide, Hudson Street Press, 2011
- Website, Dyslexicadvantage.com
PUBLISHERS AND OTHER RESOURCES: