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When Bright Kids Struggle: The World of the Twice Exceptional Child

When Bright Kids Struggle: The World of the Twice Exceptional Child Dylan was always a bright, active child. By the age of one he'd already mastered all the child locks that stood in his way, At three, he was completing 500-piece Lego kits meant for 10-year olds. And [...]

Explaining ADHD to 2e Kids: Race Cars and Bicycles

As the parent of a 2e student who struggles with both ADHD and processing speed issues, I have been challenged with how to talk to my son about his gifts and his challenges. When he was younger, I simplified the conversations greatly –saying things like, “You are really great at math! And… you also have trouble focusing sometimes, and that can make school hard for you.” [...]