News/research from teacher-journalist Robert J. Ballantyne

What are the characteristics of gifted students?

Giftedness is not only about high intelligence, they also think and feel more intensely than the average person.

What are the origins of giftedness?

Giftedness is the result of both genetics and socialization.

How is giftedness identified?

There are three widely accepted psychological assessments to determine giftedness in students in Canadian schools.

Why gifted learners motivate my teaching practice

What exactly is a gifted student? And what are their special needs?