Definition of Giftedness by the NAGC:
"A gifted person is someone who shows, or has the potential for showing, an exceptional level of performance in one or more areas of expression."
The National Association for Gifted Children
is an organization of parents, teachers, educators, other professionals, and community leaders who unite to address the unique needs of children and youth with demonstrated gifts and talents as well as those children who may be able to develop their talent potential with appropriate educational experiences.
Characteristics of Gifted Individuals
as proposed by the Duke University Talent Identification Program.
The Hoagies' Gifted Education Page
A mine of information and resources about giftedness and gifted education.
The Davidson Institute Website
An organization "dedicated to supporting profoundly gifted students under 18," who provides information on programs, policies, and resources for gifted students state by state.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)
provides information, resources, and a forum for parents to communicate about raising gifted children.
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