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Gifted and High Level Learners

A place for educators and specialists working with gifted children and high level learners. For those of us who understand the gifted child- curious, giddy, strong-willed, creative, day-dreamer, funny, artistic, leader, intuitive, flare, complex! Come share, discuss, inform and certainly... entertain!

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Newborn Infant Care Tips

Started by Oscar Marin Mar 6, 2014. 0 Replies

First few weeks of caring infants are daunting for newbie parents. They really need to know how to care for infants. Read out here for some important tips on newborn infant care and share your view…Continue

Tags: infants, tips, for, caring, care

A New Year!

Started by Jennifer Berryhill Carroll Aug 28, 2012. 0 Replies

A new school year! I am so excited about this 2012-2013 year. So many possibilities! So much to accomplish! This is going to be one eventful year in my gifted education program. I can just feel it. I…Continue

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Comment by Ashley Morgan on April 27, 2015 at 9:54pm

Wow thanks for the resources!

Comment by andrew aker on December 17, 2013 at 9:00am

Hey guys, great to be a member of this group! I've met some little geniuses here in China!

Comment by Jennifer Berryhill Carroll on November 9, 2012 at 9:34am

I've created a livebinder that can hopefully be used as a valuable gifted education resource.

Comment by Diana on July 5, 2012 at 12:34am

Hey Jennifer. Its great to see that you encourage your students to write. People hardly write these days and they dont even read as much as we used to. So as teachers we must encourage them to write.

Comment by Jennifer Berryhill Carroll on May 21, 2012 at 10:23am

If you want to entertain gifted students for literally hours, try the following two sites. can be used in so many ways. My students type vocabulary word lists, write poems, and create character trait posters. is absolutely AWESOME. It is a wonderful site for reluctant writers. My students amazed me with the poetry they created on this site.

Let me know if you find other ways to use these sites.



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Are there any great websites for K-12 students?

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