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Types of Challenges Gifted Students Face

The challenges that gifted students can face can be surprising to those who believe the myth that they do not need…

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A Fun T

By Dr. Stacy Hawthorne, Davidson Academy Online’s Director of Online Learning I recently bought a fun t-shirt on Etsy. It…

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Davidson Academy Online Instructor Perspectives

See a selection of Davidson Academy Online Instructor & Staff Q&A’s: James Bondarchuk, Ph.D. August 2019 What classes are you…

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When Blended Learning Becomes Calvinball

This article by Dr. Stacy Hawthorne, the Davidson Academy’s Director of Online Learning, was originally published on the State of Tech website…

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How Does a Child Get into a Gifted Program?

Getting a child into a gifted program can be a confusing process for parents, especially because the policies for gifted…

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Underachievement in Gifted Students

Underachievement is an issue that can be especially impactful among gifted students, particularly those who are profoundly gifted. Profoundly gifted…

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Ability Grouping for Gifted Students

Ability grouping—defined as the practice of dividing classes, schools, or even districts into smaller groups according to students’ needs and…

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Choosing the Right School for Your Gifted Child

Everything You Need to Know about Schools for Gifted Children Assessing if your child is gifted is no easy task. Once…

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10 Characteristics of Profoundly Gifted Students

The National Association for Gifted Children (2019) defines gifted students as those with intelligence and/or achievement test scores significantly above…