Success Strategies for Parenting Gifted Kids

ISBN: 9781618219039

By: Joan Franklin SmutnyJennifer JollyTracy InmanKathleen Nilles

Published: 12/01/2019

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When parents need guidance on raising gifted kids, they can turn to Success Strategies for Parenting Gifted Kids: Expert Advice From the National Association for Gifted Children. This collection of practical, dynamic articles from NAGC’s Parenting for High Potential magazine:

  • Offers parents the support and resources they need to help their children find success in school and beyond.
  • Presents easy-to-understand research-based concepts and practical how-to strategies.
  • Is written by leading experts in the field of gifted education.
  • Provides advice for navigating complex issues that gifted students may face.
  • Gives parents an easy-to-understand overview of each topic based on research and best practices.

Chapters address such topics as underachievement, twice-exceptionality, acceleration, underrepresented populations, student advocacy, and more. Additionally, the book includes discussion and reflection questions that are perfect for parent support groups, conversations with families and children, and individual parent reflections.

About the Author

Kathleen Nilles

Jennifer L. Jolly, Ph.D., is an associate professor in gifted education at the University of Alabama and Association Editor for the National Association for Gifted Children. Tracy Ford Inman, Ed.D., is associate director of The Center for Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University. Joan Franklin Smutny is founder and director of the Center for Gifted at National Louis University. Kathleen Nilles serves as Parent Services Manager for the National Association for Gifted Children and as the current editor of Parenting for High Potential.



Format: Paperback

Length: 9 in
Width: 6 in
Weight: 0.00 oz
Page Count: 350 pages


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