Public Speaking and Workshops
Suggested Topics
• What to Do When the School Won't Do What You Want It To Do
• How Schools Teach the Smartest Kids to be Underachievers
• How Teaching Reading and Math to Children By Age Makes As Much Sense As Teaching Reading and Math to Children By Height!
• If I'm So Smart, Why'd I Do So Badly in School?
• What is Giftedness?
• Giftedness and Underachievement
• How are Gifted People Identified?
• What to Do Until the Gifted Program Arrives
• A Checklist of Do's and Don'ts for Parents of Gifted Kids
• How Can We Make Sense of the Test Results We See?
• Is Gifted the Same as Genius?
• Levels of Giftedness
• How to Work Effectively With the School
• Social & Emotional Issues of the Gifted
• Typical Development for Gifted is Often Not Typical
• Parenting Guidelines for You and Your Gifted Child
• Should We Keep This a Secret? (Our child is gifted)
• What Does the Research Say About Grade-Skipping, Ability Grouping, Being "Well-Rounded", Radical Acceleration, and Taking Advanced Courses?
• Will My Kid Be Okay Despite the School? (and will I survive this?)
• Moral Reasoning, Emotional Growth, and Giftedness in Adults & Children
• Male or Female: How Being Gifted Affects Each
• Discovering and Using Your Gifts
• EQ and the IQ Connection
• Personality Types and Intelligence
• Gifted Adults