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Paris Academy Paris Academy is a learning center for gifted students. We offer educational options to families wanting a personalized education for their gifted child.

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Can You Be Gifted/2e and Have an IEP?: Making the Legal Argument
08/09/2019
Can You Be Gifted/2e and Have an IEP?: Making the Legal Argument

Can You Be Gifted/2e and Have an IEP?: Making the Legal Argument

By Miriam A. Nunberg, Esq. As a parent advocate working in New York City, parents frequently tell me “My child was denied an IEP because her grades are too high.” Full stop. At least in the New York City public schools, there seems to be an across the board policy of denying services to students

How Will You Know a Gifted Adult When You See One?
04/25/2019
How Will You Know a Gifted Adult When You See One?

How Will You Know a Gifted Adult When You See One?

How do you know that you’re with a gifted adult? There are clues. It probably won’t be obvious. And they certainly won’t tell you. In fact, they may not even know themselves. They…

Supporting Gifted Learners
04/13/2019

Supporting Gifted Learners

For all of us...parents, teachers, administrators!
04/10/2019
Confronting the Hard Questions: Gifted and Mental Health

For all of us...parents, teachers, administrators!

I have been writing this post in my head for weeks, with my initial thoughts clustered around giftedness and anxiety. It was fueled by some recent interactions, and anecdotally backed by years of e…

Introverts are Awesome
04/08/2019

Introverts are Awesome

Grade Skipping: Less School Can Mean More Learning – Gifted Today
04/06/2019
Grade Skipping: Less School Can Mean More Learning – Gifted Today

Grade Skipping: Less School Can Mean More Learning – Gifted Today

Grade Skipping: Less School Can Mean More Learning Leave a Comment Although less common than it was decades ago, grade skipping still occasionally occurs in schools today. And research has consistently shown for decades that allowing students to skip grades can lead to numerous benefits for both the...

Meet the 16-Year-Old Who Has Already Been Accepted into Nine Different Law Schools
03/23/2019
Meet the 16-Year-Old Who Has Already Been Accepted into Nine Different Law Schools

Meet the 16-Year-Old Who Has Already Been Accepted into Nine Different Law Schools

Unlike many 16 year olds who are winding down their years in high school, Haley Taylor Schlitz is gearing up to start law school in the fall, reports the ABA Journal. The teen, who is currently a student at Texas Woman’s University, has already been accepted by nine different law schools into thei...

Maria Montessori
03/15/2019

Maria Montessori

Truth.

Families rally in Carson City, urge lawmakers to save Opportunity Scholarship program
03/13/2019
Families rally in Carson City, urge lawmakers to save Opportunity Scholarship program

Families rally in Carson City, urge lawmakers to save Opportunity Scholarship program

Dozens of students and families from around the Silver State rallied Thursday at the Nevada Legislature grounds in Carson City as part of Opportunity Scholarship Advocacy Day, urging legislators to save scholarship funding for the hundreds of children who are using the money to go to schools that be...

11-Year-Old Boy Lands Book Deal About Crocheting After His Creations Go Viral
03/02/2019
11-Year-Old Boy Lands Book Deal About Crocheting After His Creations Go Viral

11-Year-Old Boy Lands Book Deal About Crocheting After His Creations Go Viral

11-year-old crochet prodigy Jonah Larson, who taught himself the craft via YouTube at age five, has landed a book deal for his debut release, Hello, Crochet Friends! Wisconsin-based KWiL Publishing will release the book in July, after an article in the La Crosse Tribune about Larson went viral.

Giftedness Characteristics | High Ability
02/20/2019
Giftedness Characteristics | High Ability

Giftedness Characteristics | High Ability

What qualities help define people as gifted, and how do those characteristics relate to achievement in life? What does it mean to be exceptionally able, unusually intelligent and intense?

Robert Kaplinsky
02/17/2019

Robert Kaplinsky

Have you ever wanted to have a discussion with students about misconceptions but didn't want to use a student's work and make the student feel uncomfortable? Well mathmistakes.org from Michael Pershan is here to save you with over 400 teacher submitted anonymous student mistakes from elementary through high school that you can download and discuss with your students.
http://bit.ly/2pRfxnt

Very true for a lot of our kiddos!
02/16/2019
Neuroscience of Anxiety in the Bright Brain

Very true for a lot of our kiddos!

William Shakespeare wrote, “Present fears are less than horrible imaginings.”  It is important to remember, when one’s mind tends to drift, imagining can be pos...

Taking off the Behavioral Masks that Gifted Children Hide Behind
02/11/2019
Taking off the Behavioral Masks that Gifted Children Hide Behind

Taking off the Behavioral Masks that Gifted Children Hide Behind

Sometimes it seems so simple to identify the gifted children in your classroom. They answer all the questions, they read very well, and can make friends very easy. Sometimes they are labeled “…

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