Better Questions: Wait Time


Asking good questions is one thing, but do we give students the space to formulate a good response? Let’s talk about wait time.

Academic Love Letters


We’re going to take the Academic Valentine idea from earlier, and extend it into a full blown love letter – just in time for Valentine’s Day!

Long Term Success: Wondering About Math


Continuing our series on long-term success, we look at the art of wondering. Often our gifted kids wonder deeper and longer than others. But do they wonder about math?

3 Books I Loved in 2015

One of my goals for 2015 was to read 48 books. Out of those, here are 3 that you might enjoy, and that tangentially relate to gifted education:

Prime Number Explorations


Students learn about prime numbers early in their careers, but the true, quirky nature of these numbers isn’t really explored unless kids go on to become math majors. Here are three fun prime explorations suitable for even young students.