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Medical Misdiagnosis in the Gifted

Tamara Fisher interviews three experts about the individual and societal impacts of medical misdiagnosis of gifted youth.


'Same' and 'Equal' Are Not Congruent Terms

All students have equal value as learners, which is why Tamara Fisher contends they each are worthy of the dignity of an education that fits them. For teachers, this means understanding the fine distinction between 'same' and 'equal.'


Obstacles as a Path to Creativity

Concerned that research evidence indicates a decline in children's creativity, Tamara Fisher offers insights, resources, and ideas for nurturing creative thought in our homes and classrooms.


Free Webinars About Parenting Gifted Children

Are you parenting a gifted child? These free webinars offer insights, advice, and information to support you in that journey!


Student Feedback Regarding Independent Learning Projects

Tamara's students share their reflective feedback on the independent learning project process they underwent in her class.


The Gift of Independent Learning Projects

What happens when gifted students who live over 150 miles apart have an opportunity to interact, share, and reflect upon a common learning experience?


In Appreciation

Tamara Fisher sends out her gratitude to teachers everywhere who have mastered the art of challenging the gifted learner.


Picture This

Via photos, Tamara Fisher illustrates fun, thought-provoking, and heartwarming moments from her classroom.


'Ten Ways Gifted Education Has Helped Me'

Last week, on a bit of a lark, I wrote something on the whiteboard in each of my "classrooms," then waited to see if the kids would notice and what, if anything, they would contribute. Below are the results. (Multiple kids added to each list, so there's an occasional repeat within a list.) "10 Ways GT Has Helped Me," from my 2nd and 3rd graders: 1. To get a challenge 2. To have a challenge and not have everything be easy 3. To play logic games and learn new things 4. Perseverance 5. Logic thinking 6. To not get stuff ...


An Administrator's Toolbox for Gifted Education

Reaching busy administrators with quality, quick-access information about gifted learners just got easier!


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