ERIC Number: EJ360994
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Parenting the Prodigies: What If Your Child Is Highly Verbal or Mathematically Precocious?
Shaughnessy, Michael; Neely, Renee
Creative Child and Adult Quarterly, v12 n1 p7-20 Spr 1987
This paper explores concerns that parents of creative, gifted, and talented children experience in facilitating their children's growth. It discusses stages in parenting, lists traits in which the gifted excel, offers guidelines for identifying giftedness, suggests signs of excessive stress, notes parents' expectations of teachers, and identifies curriculum issues. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: Special Issue: Parenting the Gifted-Talented-Creative Child.