When One Twin is More Academically Gifted

My son tested into the gifted program at school, but my daughter didn’t. Should I split them up? Splitting up twins in school is never easy. But splitting up twins so that one goes on the advanced learning track and the other follows the regular program is one...

Why Gifted Students Dumb Down – a QUT Study

News Article on QUT website 16/06/2010 Why some gifted students fail to achieve academically is being investigated by Queensland University of Technology researcher Susan Luus. Ms Luus said underachievement was most likely to occur in early adolescence, even when...

Gifted and Talented Children

By Fiona Baker http://www.kidspot.com.au/schoolzone/Learning-Gifted-and-talented-Gifted-and-talented-children+4029+390+article.htm Some children have an actual, or potential, ability to perform at a level that is significantly beyond their peers of the same age....